Christmas in Our Minds and Our Attics, Plus a Poem
Christmas memories share a connection to tangible Christmas decorations. Each year at Thanksgiving, or earlier, we hear Christmas music andRead more.
Underbed Fear, a Different Angle
Under Billy’s bed a form emerged from a sizeable rat hole. Dark hits early in January, and in order toRead more.
Ave Maria: I Never Heard It
Growing up Lutheran, I enjoyed a number of advantages and learned a lot of good lessons. My Lutheranism was theRead more.
A Master Horseman Visits My Farm: Final
“I know horses. I’ve been around them my whole life.” His long, stringy pony tail and Harley vest with theRead more.
Nasty Carl Calls his Teacher: Updated
Little Carl is confident, quite self assured, and often thinks he can call the shots when dealing with adults. Carl,Read more.
A Childhood Scene of Misery near Amery
When I looked around the living room, I saw the plants had frozen and lay there, an ugly, limpy brown.Read more.
Don’t Chase That Horse! Updated
Our horse Lilly escaped her enclosure on a beautiful summer day. I spotted her across the road at the boatRead more.
Cozy: What a Wonderful Idea:Updated
Winter is a great time for cozy, with the cold outside and the warm and friendly environment of theRead more.
Salute to the Humble, Yet Noble Sandwich
The lucious and ubiquitous sandwich with anything you choose to put between two slices of bread, or on oneRead more.