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It’s a  Day to be Grateful for . . .

It’s a Day to be Grateful for . . .

It’s another day to be grateful for fans. Yep. All that grand weather that revived me is a happy memory, and new reason to hope for cooler, drier days. So, I am grateful for fans; fans make the AC mightier.  I remember the challenge of losing AC in Dallas in July....

Maybe You Have Heard . . .

Maybe You Have Heard . . .

Maybe you have heard that the terrifying collapse of a condominium in Florida was not without warning. Three years previously, engineers had presented their findings of serious foundational issues to the condominium board.  (Miami Building Collapse, NYT) They found, ...

Last Year’s Journal Entries

Last Year’s Journal Entries

Looking back over last year’s journal entries and blog posts, I was blissfully UNAWARE of what was barreling our way.* Doug wasn’t.  He bought the last gallon of hand sanitizer in the  drug store, and ordered masks and gloves by the end of January February 2020 Then,...

OK, Boomer!

OK, Boomer!

A Cheeky Put-Down I learned on CBS Sunday Morning a new put-down. I was hurt. OK, Boomer is the current generation's cheeky put-down of my generation. It expresses the exasperation younger folks feel with our hypocrisy, incompetence, and curmudgeonliness. But, I...

Plunging Into the New Year, Ready or Not

Plunging Into the New Year, Ready or Not

Ready or Not, Here We Go! Into the New Year I am plunging, realizing I am about as ready for it as I would be a dip in the Chesapeake Bay. Nevertheless, off we go . . . into the year. That I don’t mention the news of the year so far doesn’t mean its tentacles aren’t...

Checking for Solid Ground When Moving

Checking for Solid Ground When Moving

Nothing can rock one’s world like a move – or old age. Not that I am old; I am moving, however, and without some of the stamina that propelled us here a decade ago. I am checking for solid ground during our move. One verse from Isaiah has been solid and safe ground...

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