Monday, September 28 2020 - 10:07 AM

Crossings

The Power of Music

To hear her former students extol her virtues, one quickly gets the idea that Gabrielyn Watson is one of those teachers who has truly made …

Read More »

Melting Ice

Falling down on the ice isn’t as inconsequential as it once seemed when I was a kid. There’s something about frozen water on a pedestrian …

Read More »

Wind Power

The moaning howl of a 50 mph wind woke me from a deep sleep last night. I could hear the whining gusts moving through the …

Read More »

Home Again

One particular November day, my son Michael and I had taken his old 1976 pick-up to the wooded lot in back of our home to …

Read More »

Misjudging Motives

“Dad, can I have a few more gallons of gas for my pick-up? I’m almost completely out.” My 16 year-old son has had an old …

Read More »

Disc Error

“Bad master disc!” This announcement in the window of my CD multi-duplicator sent a shiver down my back. After spending an hour of recording time, …

Read More »

Pulling Weeds

Weeds! Weeds are the miserable bane of every gardener’s dream. I know firsthand; I’ve been up to my elbows in them lately. We’ve taken off …

Read More »

I’m Bald

How’s that for a lead? The shock value alone is worth using that statement to open up this post. Baldness is one of those things …

Read More »

When I Am Tempted

“Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the mouth.”  – Mike Tyson I like that quote. It may seem violent on the surface …

Read More »