Monthly Archives: May 2013

Full Turn

A year ago tonight, my father died. All day, I’ve been trying to get my head around the notion that an entire year has passed.  How can that be?  How could twelve months slip by so quickly? Much of that time remains … Continue reading

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Just One of Those Things

Mom was in the yard the other day, watching me chuck a tennis ball for my dog Holly to chase.  Mom said, “It’s amazing how well she does with only one eye.”  (Holly was blinded in her left eye when she was a … Continue reading

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