ONCE UPON A TIME

ONCE UPON A TIME

Once upon a time, there was a Count, who lived in the reign of Granada, in Andalucía.  His name was Lucanor.  Whenever Lucanor had a perplexing issue in his life, he knew he could go to Patrón, his faithful and wise councilor, for good advice.  Well, it happened one early morning, in the courtyard, where [...]

Not a Primrose

Not a Primrose

Not a primrose to be found, at Hockanum Mills. The daisies, all were dead. The north wind blew, so fierce, and hard,  with feelings, I could not express..

Thursday

Jupiter's day in December. Midmorning - quiet. The subtle sound of an airplane was heard overhead and the simmering of the oatmeal on the stove sounded. A blue brightness surrounded. At 27 degrees it was cold, but as the afternoon wore on it never felt too cold to walk around outside. In fact it felt [...]

A Beautiful Day!

A Beautiful Day!

Sky is Blue, breeze in the air, not too hot.  Weather patterns fluctuate, reminds us of another season.  Summer with Autumn is in the air! Jesus Christ Superstar, last night.  Brought me back to 1973. Revolutionary for young people. Religious education, a Catholic one.  Jesus as a real man, with hopes, desires and dreams.  Judas [...]

Bear Lake

A few childhood memories of Lake Wapogasset-Bear Lake - I always had a burning desire to go there.  Little cottages, built by my grandfather, dotted the scenic shore. One was left to my grandma.  We sometimes went there, but there were so many of us. My mother had to keep an eye that we didn't [...]