Monthly Archives: April 2012

Exhausted!

I had forgotten just how draining it is to spend many hours using large quantities (ergs?) of nervous energy in front of three different groups of people totaling maybe six or seven hundred (a large attendance due to the events) … Continue reading

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Running Away from Home?

This weekend that question came to mind.  Am I?  I sat at home Friday evening with a bowl of popcorn and the movie Howard’s End (a DVD from the library).  It turned into a sort of experiment this weekend. Saturday … Continue reading

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I’m Still Here! Life Comes in Layers.

I was 68 years old when I last posted here.  I am now 69.  The time elapsed between then and now has only been 9 days.  I feel as if I have been out of town, partly because I have … Continue reading

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Beer Growls?? Party On.

That’s the word on the street in New Harmony.  I didn’t hear the growl when the half gallon bottle was opened, but the beer tasted good (1816 recipe straight from Germany).  It was a growler of Harmonie Bier (auf Deutsch).  … Continue reading

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Found Utopia

It is called New Harmony, Indiana.  It is my first time here, recommended by friends Walt and Thanne, and Don and Edie.  As I approached New Harmony driving east on I-64 in Southern Illinois, the sun was setting behind me … Continue reading

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In Sickness and in Health – until death parts us.

Blake and Sarah said it this afternoon.  Many decades ago Joe and Lota said it, Rick and Tina said it, and Pete and Mary Ann said it.  All of us meant it.  Blake and Sarah are just beginning living out … Continue reading

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