Tag Archives: death

Holes In The Ice

This last Friday was one of those days where truth is stranger than fiction, one of those days where events arise and collide in ways that make you believe in irony, fate, destiny and the urgent need to celebrate every … Continue reading

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I Will Remember You, or, A Shopping List Is No Substitute For A Brother

Its four years ago today that my brother Scott died, suddenly and tragically.  Although sudden or not, motorcycle crash or not, it would have been tragic. I don’t like to remember this day four years ago;  it was the worst … Continue reading

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Eulogy For a Good Dog

One of the things that happen when you move is that you finally get around to things you’ve been putting off.  So now those annoying things in our house that never worked quite right have all been fixed.  And I … Continue reading

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Why Wendell Berry Named My Blog

I’ve been thinking for a few days about what to name my blog.  It’s challenging to think of a short expression that describes me and what I want to write about.  I have come across some great blog names that … Continue reading

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