An Odd Noise

Folks all over the ‘net are posting about strange encounters, weird occurrences, or spooky stories they have heard. So, after pondering for a bit, I decided to write about something that happened to me when I was a kid. I grew up in Florida. For a time, my folks and I lived in an unincorporated Read More …

Recipes

So yesterday, in the quest for the manual for the kitchen timer/temperature probe, I hunted through the file folder in which I stash All The Manuals. I found it, along with some things that didn’t belong in there, namely some of my grandmother’s recipes. They came tucked in a yellowed sheet of paper containing her Read More …

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) andĀ OSUĀ student ID. College lab reports. High school essays with notes from teachers. The journal I kept during a 1973 trip to Europe. Read More …