Monthly Archives: January 2013

Night, Night

I live alone. During baseball season, I am fine. There is a game almost every night. During the non-baseball season, I’m not all right. I eat dinner, watch the evening news (local and national) and then wonder what I’m going … Continue reading

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You Oughta Be In Pictures

I remember when I was growing up, I had a little Kodak Brownie automatic camera that I got for Christmas. I have very few pictures from that era as it was awkward getting the roll of film into the camera, … Continue reading

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Wink

While most people‚Äôs soft drink of choice is either Coke or Pepsi, my soft drink of choice is Wink. Wink is a bottled soda that has a strong grapefruit taste but not the strong aftertaste of grapefruit juice. It is … Continue reading

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The House Across the Street

I moved into my home in 1989 after having purchased the lot and hired a contractor to build it. It is not a large home, but it fits the neighborhood. I’ll never forget the first night I spent in my … Continue reading

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Vicarious Musical Experiences

When I was a youth, my parents insisted that I take piano lessons. I promised them I would give it a try and began taking lessons once a week from Miss Maude, our church organist. My progress was good although … Continue reading

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My Safety Person

I live by myself. I am 74 years old. I am rather healthy but I had a heart attack in January 2011. I go to a gym three times a week hoping to maintain good health and stamina that way. … Continue reading

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New Years Revolutions

My goodness, but the year is already romping ahead at breakneck speed. I’m not one to make New Year’s resolutions–in fact, it would be revolutionary for me to do so. That’s why I’m so amazed at my resolve this year … Continue reading

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