No Erasers

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser. John W. Gardner With no eraser everything counts. Whatever one puts on the page has to stay there. Of course we know this is true in life – whatever happened in our lives happened. And all of those happenings stay...

How do you have fun at 71

Some things in life are pretty basic – eating, sleeping, moving. I do all of those to one degree or another, but something that I have lost over the years is knowing how to play. How does a 71 year old play? Hopscotch is out – at least for the moment. Tag...

The Rooster and the Dragon

As I sit here and look up at the rooster on the shutter to the right and the dragon on the shutter to the left, I am comforted.  The dragon’s iridescent wings almost always make me smile and the rooster’s golden beak and wildly colored tail just plain give him...