On this day

I have an expandable business folder that’s filled with “how in hell have I managed to save this stuff over the years” kinds of things. My old Florida driver license (OMG those eyeglasses) and OSU student ID. College lab reports. High school essays with notes from teachers. The journal I kept during a 1973 trip to Europe. Read More …

Crabapples

I have four types of crabapple trees in my yard. One isn’t blooming this year–it’s a biennial–which leaves the Louisa, the prairiefire, and the tree of unknown variety behind the garage. The Louisa is a miniature weeping-willow variety with pale pink-white blossoms.   The blossoms of tree behind the garage are a deeper pink.   My Read More …