Life’s Lessons

A former co-worker called last week. We only call one another if there is a need, or just a need to talk, so it had been more than a year since we had...

June 15th, 2016 |  


Slightly Skewed

Slightly Skewed

My sister told a tale of standing in line at a pharmacy counter behind a woman with a head of gray hair and age lines etched into her face. When the p...

June 9th, 2016 |  


LIFE’S LESSONS

Keys have recently become an issue.We (Kelly and I) came home from our ministry at the nursing home, parked the car and, presumably, I put the car key...

June 9th, 2016 |  



Life’s Lessons

As I was checking out the property I ended up buying, I noticed Kelly’s (and my) neighbors on the west side – a tall horse I judged to be ...

June 1st, 2016 |  


Mayor’s Corner

Mayor’s Corner

Hello, Wauseon! School is officially over for the 2015-2016 school year in Wauseon on May 26 which puts a smile on the faces of our children in our co...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Slightly Skewed

Slightly Skewed

Our youngest child bursts through the front door after a hard day of manual labor, trailing behind him a wide swath of grime and an odor of feet so fo...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Life’s Lessons

The appointed day finally arrived – a full week later than expected due to some tie-ups in paperwork and a federal government requirement that t...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Slightly Skewed

Slightly Skewed

Winky Durdell couldn’t cut a break.Winky practically invented Attention Deficit Disorder before it had a name, when everyone just thought he was...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Life’s Lessons

It was my final trip away from the duplex (villa) I had been renting in town. I had cleaned out the house, then cleaned up the house, vacuumed and scr...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Life’s Lessons

Yes, I finally made it. On Saturday, an entusiastic (at least in the beginning) crowd assembled at my villa in town and began the day-long process. Th...

May 11th, 2016 |