I woke up thinking of Mitsy Hobson* today. She’s been on my mind a lot lately, and I have a thought or two as to why. She must be about 75 years old by now, possibly even a little older. She was the age I am now when we first met. I had just moved… Continue reading A Tale of Two Houses
Every now and then our walks take us down to the Lake and amongst the other people that live there. Some are visitors, setting down root for the season. Summer cottages groaning with arms and legs, and the walls bursting with the laughter of little kids and young adults, all wishing they could live there… Continue reading Martin Purple
The official release date for "The Book of the Stories From The Lake: A Byline of a Lifetime" is September 21, 2010. You can preorder a copy of the book here, or you can come to a booksigning. Let me know when I can come to your neighborhood!
It is the Fourth of July weekend, and my heart just isn't into decorating for the festivities. My mother is now with my dad, who had his last fourth of July in 2002. My father was very patriotic, and that feeling of pride and allegiance no doubt rubbed off on all of us. We always… Continue reading Precious Flag