The Kalmar Nyckel (a ship)
A Tall Ship of Delaware. This is a replica of the Swedish ship which brought the first permanent European settlersRead more.
All through the Christmas season, I saw advertisements for the most phenomenal and outrageous toys for kids. Many of themRead more.
Christmas Inside Out
Growing up in Texas, the Christmas holidays were a grand adventure, as I remember. The Christmas tree always went upRead more.
A cup of coffee
I think I have a new friend. Our paths crossed as a result of a mutual client, and we electedRead more.
May and Edward VIII
It’s a mouthful and definitely a fascinating story — or two, or three. Let’s begin with a forgotten seamstress in LondonRead more.
A friend (not a pal, but a friend) recently related to me that his men’s group had been discussing whatRead more.
Ham and Joy
How can one little furry bundle bring so much joy into my life!? This is a chronicle of not even twoRead more.
Friday night. Date night.
The excitement of Friday nights has not dimmed through the years, even as I have lived these past 20 ofRead more.
Blowing in the wind
I love the Louie L’Amour novel, “Conagher”. Or was it that I loved the movie of the same name starring thatRead more.
I just met the most fascinating young man. Yes, fascinating! He stepped out of the pages of time to usherRead more.
My early-marriage nemesis
I read this little poem (below) as a new bride. From college to career to marriage took a few short years,Read more.