The Longest Week

The Longest Week

This has been the longest week ever. It’s the last week before Christmas and I swear it doesn’t want to end.  Not only are kids everywhere counting the days until Santa comes down their chimney, but I’m waiting for my … Continue reading

Me in the Dark Ages

Me in the Dark Ages

I grew up in the dark ages, long before gizmos, gadgets and whatnots. Back in the day when they were just beginning to test the limits of commercialism on TV, and had yet to discover the boob tube’s potential to … Continue reading

Eight Candles and a Tree

Eight Candles and a Tree

Years ago, when I first started out working in public media, the second time around that is, I was hired to do something I knew little about: community outreach.  But heck, that wasn’t about to stop me from doing the … Continue reading

That’s All She Wrote

That’s All She Wrote

Folks, I’ve reached the end of the line. Sayonara, NaBloPoMo. It’s been grand. Thanks to you, I’ve added 30 posts to my blog, with this last one being my 399th. Whew.

Yet, this last post is not a happy camper. Not by a long shot. In fact, it’s got an attitude like you wouldn’t believe, and whines incessantly.

“Why me? Why do I have to be the last post?” Continue reading

Things I Find On My Walks #8

Things I Find On My Walks #8

Wanted: A Home for the Holidays

Little Bear and his family came to the market one recent Saturday. It was a busy day, as you can imagine, filled with holiday shoppers, but Little Bear was happy, as he sat atop the shopping cart. From his vantage point, he could see Continue reading