Monthly Archives: December 2015

Don’t You Love the Disasters?

Yes, disasters are funny, at least most of them, and often only in hindsight. Here are several disasters, beginning with a really big one. Our wedding! Yakima, WA – 12/19/1964 – Temperature: 14 degrees F. Snowfall that day was about … Continue reading

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Christmas at Grandmother’s Farm

Grandmother was a sweet little lady with polite and elegant language — sometimes. She could also swear like a sailor, and since this story is true, the language might be too colorful for some readers. I squished my way up … Continue reading

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This Messiah Was a Kick!

In the beginning was dance. Millions of years ago, when our ancestors first felt the need to communicate, I believe they did it through dance. Over millennia, they added chanting, then singing, then melodic instruments were used as a metaphor … Continue reading

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