Hearing voices from another room

Hearing voices from another room

Just as I woke up, I could hear their voices coming from out in the other room. They were a little muffled, because the door was shut, making it pitch...

October 10th, 2018 |  


An exercise in writing

An exercise in writing

This is the first time I have considered beginning an article by writing “Dear Reader.” It is because it will be something different from ...

September 26th, 2018 |  


Reliving the good old days

Reliving the good old days

This article consists of one-liners about subjects that were a part of living in Delaware County back in the “good old days.” There is no ...

September 12th, 2018 |  



Important quotes during my bout with cancer

Important quotes during my bout with cancer

The following are words that were said to me when I had my bout with Cancer:Dr. #1: Let’s not put our head in the sand about that pain in your s...

August 29th, 2018 |  


Celebrating mom on your birthday

Celebrating mom on your birthday

Happy Giving Birth Day were the first four words I saw when I turned on my computer this morning. That’s because today is our younger daughter&#...

August 15th, 2018 |  


Was it a crop duster plane or what?

Was it a crop duster plane or what?

While on my walk this morning, I heard a noise off in the distance that kept getting louder and louder. I found myself looking around to see where the...

August 2nd, 2018 |  


Thoughts about persons, places and things

Thoughts about persons, places and things

Two years ago this July, I began writing my first articles every week for the Delaware Gazette. Some were about the Strand Theatre, the Brown Jug Rest...

July 10th, 2018 |  


Islands in the stream

Islands in the stream

Hey, how about taking a moment and joining our family as we go back to the woods to gather some stones at the creek?I really didn’t expect that ...

July 9th, 2018 |  


This frustrating thing called my computer

This frustrating thing called my computer

The past couple of weeks have had some big ups and downs for me. The ups included going to Delaware and having lunch at Bun’s, and the downs wer...

June 20th, 2018 |  


Swings, slides, sandboxes and Putt-Putt golf

Swings, slides, sandboxes and Putt-Putt golf

What a refreshing sight it was to look outside my dining room window and be surprised to see a child’s swing hanging from our new next-door neig...

June 6th, 2018 |