Saturday in the Park

I’ve just passed my actual birthday, and I’m in between two very important dates to me. So at sunset on a beautiful day in the park nearest my home, it’s time for some reflection. For five years, I’ve filled this blog with stories, ideas, pictures, limericks, and whatever else has come into my head atContinue reading “Saturday in the Park”

A kick in the teeth

Today was a hard day. Nobody died, fortunately, but there was a sudden and unexpected loss, just the same. And the finality of it makes it that much harder to deal with. But it must be dealt with. I’ve lived a few blocks away from a park in Chicago for a dozen years now. It’sContinue reading “A kick in the teeth”