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I Honestly Never Realized They Were So Bad

I Honestly Never Realized They Were So Bad

“I was ten. I honestly never realized they were so bad,” Gert Slama replied when asked why she had spent a lifetime of devotion as a fan of arguably the worst baseball team in history. No! This ...
Who Doesn’t Like Ketchup?

Who Doesn’t Like Ketchup?

Can you imagine a world without ketchup to dip your French fry into, or a burger without ketchup slathered over it? Do you put ketchup on scrambled eggs and hash browns? Until recently I don’t ...
Isabella, The Conqueror of Mountains

Isabella, The Conqueror of Mountains

Earlier today I craned my neck, gazed skyward and watched my fearless granddaughter climb to the top of V17 otherwise known as The Chimney. I’m sure you’ve heard of Mt. Everest, K-2, ...
My First Transistor Radio

My First Transistor Radio

To be perfectly honest, I don’t remember the first transistor radio I listened to. I do remember the last one. It was green with a green cover, small enough to hold in my hand, it had an ...
Now There are Dewberry Pies In Heaven

Now There are Dewberry Pies In Heaven

Now there are dewberry pies in heaven because my aunt Lorna is making them. I just got off the phone with Ray, and he shared the news that his mother had passed away peacefully yesterday at the age ...