Monthly Archives: December 2018

LAST LIGHT

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FESTIVE FRANKLIN STREET

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The Heartland Cafe — R.I.P.

via The Heartland Cafe — R.I.P.

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CITY SIDEWALK

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HOLY NAME

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CHRISTMAS RERUN

(Editor’s note: some Christmas stories bear revisiting every year, such as: IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE, THE POLAR EXPRESS, PRANCER, MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET, NATIONAL LAMPOON’S CHRISTMAS VACATION, and now this one from yours truly.) Santa’s Pen A Christmas Story by … Continue reading

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BORED OF TRADE

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IMPRESSIONS OF CHRISTMAS

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RIVER WALK

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A STORY FOR CHRISTMAS 2018

Santa’s New Glasses Flash Fiction by Charles McKelvy The man in the Santa suit left his glasses on the seat as he got off the train. The man behind him, a harried bank executive named Hank, noticed and said: “Hey, … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS CHARGER

Now here’s your chance to ride along on the Pere Marquette on December 23 (this will only take a minute of your time):

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TRAINING FOR CHRISTMAS

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THREE OAKS LIBRARY

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EYE OF THE TIGER

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WINTER BEGINS

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STILL FALL

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MORNING GLORY

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DE-LIGHTS OF CHRISTMAS

University of Notre Dame, Indiana)  After thoroughly enjoying the Metropolitan Opera’s new production of Verdi’s timeless tragedy, La Traviata, at the Browning Cinema in the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center with our friends Arthur and Joe, we sallied for to Costco … Continue reading

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EYES OF THE TIGER

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A CHRISTMAS TALE

The Writes of Christmas by Charles McKelvy For Christmas 2017, I gave myself round-trip train travel between Saint Joseph, Mich. and Chicago, just before Christmas. No surprise, right? But what was surprising was the amount of writing I did on … Continue reading

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DECEMBER REFLECTION

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WHO’LL STOP THE SUN?

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TREE LINE

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A LOT LIKE CHRISTMAS

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SAVORING SARETT

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BYE BYE, BIRDER!

The nation mourns the passing of our 41st President, and the Berrien Birding Club is saddened by the announced departure of our fearless leader, Kip Miller.  In the previous post I said in passing that Kip is retiring March 15, … Continue reading

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IN THE KIP OF TIME

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BUTTON BUCK

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DECEMBER LIGHT SHOW

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LADY OF THE LAKE

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