C’mon, already. Play ball.

My softball league organized anti-viral games last week. No umpires, no official scorekeeping, and plenty of space between players. We couldn’t sit in the dugout and had to line up along the fence when we weren’t in the field. We had a great time, and it was definitely good to be playing again. One thing [...]

By |2020-06-19T14:41:09+00:00June 19th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Good Slice of Americana

Back in the B.C. (Before Computers) era, I remember my parents voting on machines set up in the gym at my elementary school. Mom and Dad had to sign in, then each step into a voting “booth,” and pull a curtain behind them so no one could see for whom they were casting their votes. [...]

By |2020-06-12T14:09:03+00:00June 12th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Yep. There’s a Bright Side.

Quick poll: Could anybody use some good news right about now? Okay, here you go: My two newest grandchildren have rolled over on their own. Now, on an international scale of exceptional achievements, their accomplishments may not rank up there with Nobel Prizes or new vaccines. But the videos of those milestones certainly brought broad [...]

By |2020-06-05T14:01:29+00:00June 5th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments