Monthly Archives: December 2016

Home before Snow

(Harbert, Michigan) I was just going to mount my Trek bicycle, aka: Vinnie the Verve, on the trainer for a duration of winter riding in the shed, when there came a great thaw.  Prompting Natalie to say:  “Why don’t you … Continue reading

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Best of Show

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Calling Bird

(Bridgman, Michigan) A memory at Christmas time of Mom: When she was living at Woodland Terrace, she wanted me to mount a bird feeder outside her window so she could sit in her chair and watch the birds appear.  Easier … Continue reading

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Flexing the Light Fantastic

(Berrien County, Michigan) We continued our Christmas tradition of flexing the lights fantastic of our fair county Tuesday night by climbing aboard our friend Joe’s new Ford Flex and flexing off into the December darkness to see the following: 1.) … Continue reading

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Piper Piping

(Chicago, Illinois) All this singing and talking of The Twelve Days of Christmas has got me thinking of the piper who played for my mother’s funeral on June 11, 2014, Leonard Sailor.  And, yes, Piper Sailor played for Mom, Hannah Dick … Continue reading

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Swans a Swimming

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