Category Archives: coronavirus

NO FAIR!

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BASEBALL’S BACK!!!!

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MOTOWN MEMORIES

Had there been no COVID-19 crisis, I would be finalizing plans to attend the International Convention of Alcoholics Anonymous in Detroit next week. Alas, it was canceled, along with just about everything else. Right?  Yes, the new normal is strikingly … Continue reading

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THE COVID RAMBLE

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RESPIRATORY GUIDELINE

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STOP

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HOME TO STAY

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STRANGER ON THE SHORE

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SPRING AHEAD

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MEMO FROM DETROIT

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FAIREST IN THE FOG

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SPRING PLANTING

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JST*HOME POSTER CHILD

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FLIGHT RISK

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LEFTOVER

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STF@HOME

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MORBID REFLECTIONS

WAITING TO DIE A Boomer’s thoughts on death by Charles McKelvy We’re all waiting to die, regardless of exposure to the novel coronavirus infecting the planet. Yes, it is tempting to sit smugly in one’s wiped-down domicile and watch others … Continue reading

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GHOULIES AND GHOSTIES

Ancient Scottish Prayer: From Ghoulies and Ghosties and long-legged Beasties and Things that go Bump in the Night, Good Lord, deliver us.

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UPON REFLECTION

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WE ARE NOT ALONE

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AN IRISH BLESSING FOR THE WHOLE WORLD

Dear fellow earthlings, Here’s an Irish blessing for you all in the time of pandemic:

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WHAT THE WORLD NEEDS NOW

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NATALIE RIDES AGAIN

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MORE CHRISTMAS IN MARCH

(Editor’s Note: Today the Church celebrates the Annunciation of the Lord, which means Christmas is nine months away.  So how about another Christmas story?) Santa’s Pen A Christmas Story by Charles McKelvy We were at the UPS Store in Saint … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS IN MARCH

Santa’s New Glasses a short story 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: … Continue reading

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A WALK IN THE PARK

Get out and go for a walk. That’s what we did last week in our favorite park, namely Warren Dunes State Park in Sawyer, Michigan.  We had the park to ourselves, so social distancing was not a problem.

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SAFETY IN NUMBERS

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SAFETY IN NUMBER

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BIRD WATCHER

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CORONA-CATION

(Editor’s note: We are republishing the following because it contains updated information. This pandemic is serious,  folks.  Stay the f@#*k home!) Travels with Charley: Travel in the Time of COVID-19 by Charles McKelvy Credit my ever-vigilant wife Natalie for imposing … Continue reading

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