Monthly Archives: November 2022

Speaking of Blinking

To whom do you express thanks?  Family and friends. Do you recall a special teacher you had in school? I am grateful for Mom and Dad and my grandparents. It turns out that our first teachers are our parents. Do … Continue reading

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Ode to Peace and Prosperity

With gratitude I honor the five brothers who served faithfully that we might enjoy peace and prosperity. Boundless dedication. Thank you:  John, Henry, Joseph, Albert, Stanley!  All Veterans of WWII.  You loved your country. You sacrificed and served with valor. … Continue reading

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Preparations Are Underway

Everywhere we look, there are preparations. Trees, flowers, and shrubs have made way for dormancy.  Leaves have fallen.  Bare branches. Still some warm days to balance cooler nights. Last week I observed a rotund squirrel with a mouthful of large … Continue reading

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