January 20, 2022

Day two of my  New Year’s weekend began about 12:45 AM in my rustic room at the Birchwood Inn in Harbor Springs Michigan.  The bedspread was a quilt adorned with fish, ducks, bears,etc. and matching […]

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January 14, 2022

Today I was reintroduced to Cheez-its.  Granddaughter Kallie called and asked if I could ride herd on her 3 boys while she went to the DMV to find out which piece of information she forgot […]

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January 11, 2022

I drove 800 miles each way to celebrate New Years in Northern Michigan with this lovely lady.  Don’t jump to conclusions we were exploring a business project together but for  sure getting acquainted.  Fortunately I found […]

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December 23, 2021

 I stare at the oaks, walnuts and maples resting unclothed on the rolling hills out my window.  They crowd the countryside bare but unashamed.  Standing tall and slender proud as a young model of their comely […]

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November 16, 2021

It was a cold March night in Omaha and 39-year-old Homer Smith had time on his hands. Single for the first time in over 20 years he chose a roller-skating rink as a refuse from […]

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November 9, 2021

Better off dead?  On one of the widow & widower Facebook groups I am a member of a guy posted this question.  “How many of you feel life is not worth living anymore and can’t […]

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