Sometimes Life is Hard

It was the middle of June that I saw my Dad for the last time.  I sat with him at his nursing home where he was recovering from a fall he had taken while at home.  He was going to be there for a while as he regained his strength. On this particular day, as the days...

Spring is God’s reward for patience

Every year those of us hardy enough to live in the upper Midwest  long for the signs of Spring.  There are many of us who simply have learned to endure Winter because of the sure promise that Spring will come.  This year we have had Spring busting out all over the...

The dullest 3 letter word.

Several weeks ago I posted a question on my twitter/facebook feeds.  “what is the "dullest" 3 letter word in the English language? It’s used all the time….”  It merited a few responses.  and many questions.  It is good to have...