Monthly Archives: October 2013

Fog attack

I should have known. Never judge a day by the lack of promise the morning offers. Between the time I arose to slight drizzle mixed with fog, and now, when a steady rain beats a percussive tattoo on our skylights, … Continue reading

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Dining on chicken and history

It was supposed to be a routine Sunday lunch but my reporter’s nose began to twitch as soon as we walked through the door at Richard’s Pub & Grill in Maplewood, Wis.. The brick building was old, the typical Belgian … Continue reading

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Outlaughing a first-grader

I was barely into my first session with this year’s first-grade Reading Buddy, when he made his pronouncement. “You’re kinda goofy,” he said. I had just pointed out to him that my turquoise shirt matched the turquoise paper he had … Continue reading

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