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Look, Ma! I’m in the Paper…

Look, Ma! I’m in the Paper…

and I didn’t do anything wrong. The small town in southern Illinois where I lived as a youth supported a weekly newspaper. The Kinmundy Express. There were only a few reasons to have your ...
From The Orpheus Choir To Kinmundy

From The Orpheus Choir To Kinmundy

Sunday evening I decided to forgo watching the NCAA basketball tournament to attend a performance by the Orpheus Choir of Olivet Nazarene University. I am a huge college basketball fan so this was a ...
Tom Brady’s Final Game

Tom Brady’s Final Game

The Greater Delaware Procrastination Society wishes to extend their congratulations to the New England Patriots. Though they came up short in the 2057 AFC championship game, the Society would like ...
An Entomologist’s Work Is Just Bee-ginning

An Entomologist’s Work Is Just Bee-ginning

Have you ever noticed how young children go through phases? I’m thinking about how boys want to be firemen or policemen. Ben was no exception. However, near the end of the summer he became ...
Last of the Singing Cowboys

Last of the Singing Cowboys

  I sat in my recliner and sorted through a box of old black and white photographs I hadn’t seen for over fifty years. All of them taken in the small town where I lived as a child. I ...