From the monthly archives: March 2013

Walking Stick Memories

March 25, 2013 by

Many years ago (twenty-five years at least, it’s hard to remember), I made walking sticks for our family of four from the sturdy branches of our Modesto Ash tree that shades the patio table. With help from the boys, Graham and Miles, we selected just the right length and girth of each branch to match […]

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Love And A Car Wash

March 22, 2013 by

Is there anything more useless than washing your car? Hard to imagine right off the top of my head. And what are we washing it for? Oh yeah, for it to be shiny and pretty…but for whom? And for how long? It gets dirty again almost instantly…even as you’re drying the rear of the car, […]

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Carpe Diem

March 11, 2013 by

Nettie and I went to a lovely Bar Mitzvah this weekend of her cousins’ children, twins actually. Great kids and a great event. I was struck, of course, by the collection of generations at the various dinners and brunches. Five generations in all, and Nettie and I near the top as the 2nd generation in […]

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Hello All, Today I’m posting Chapter 24 of High Pocket. In this chapter (very near the end of the story), Sandy and Jake reach the blocked cavern and blast their way inside to find out if Sandy’s belief in a gold-lined cavern is the stuff of dreams or of reality. Cheers, fz Chapter 24 Sandy had […]

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