6:00 PM Oct 21, 2014
This past weekend, Maureen and I launched another test of exploiting our new found freedom beyond work days.
6:00 PM Oct 14, 2014
As I write on Saturday, autumn is in the air in the Southwest corner, even though the air is quite a bit different from the autumn air back home.
6:00 PM Oct 7, 2014
Five years ago, Maureen and I made our first trip from the Southwest corner to San Francisco’s Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival and have only missed one since then.
6:00 PM Sep 30, 2014
This column is the last of my trilogy tribute to my father.
6:00 PM Sep 23, 2014
This is the second column honoring my father’s 100th birthday next Sunday.
6:00 PM Sep 16, 2014
We are nearing the date for something I hoped for but won’t happen.
6:00 PM Sep 9, 2014
There are parades and parades, but the best ones were on Sundays in a land far away long ago.
6:00 PM Sep 2, 2014
Sometimes reflecting on places I’ve visited, where I’m from, and where I am, I often chuckle.
6:00 PM Aug 26, 2014
I intended to write about automobiles again, but decided that topic needed a rest.
6:00 PM Aug 19, 2014
Writing about Earl Major and his Porsche 911 brought memories of my introduction to automobiles more than 2,000 miles and 54 years from the Southwest corner.
6:00 PM Aug 12, 2014
The recent lawsuit of Tajie Major on behalf of her husband and fellow Lebanon native, Earl Major brought back some great memories of Earl and his cherished 1967 Porsche 911.
6:00 PM Aug 5, 2014
The news came by voicemail earlier than expected.
6:00 PM Jul 29, 2014
Connections can reoccur in the most unexpected ways out here in the Southwest corner.
6:00 PM Jul 22, 2014
Sitting out here the Southwest corner, the seat can get cold and lonely sometimes.
6:00 PM Jul 15, 2014
Out here in the Southwest corner, hard copies of The Democrat don’t arrive until five days or later.
6:00 PM Jul 8, 2014
Fittingly, I am writing this on Independence Day in an idyllic setting aptly named the Valley of the Moon, getting away from life as I have recently known it.
6:00 PM Jul 1, 2014
As many of you read this column, I will be about 30,000 feet somewhere between here and the Southwest corner.