Senior moment

February 24, 2005 I've finally hit the age when I feel my age. And I can tell you the exact moment it happened.

Surprise packages

February 22, 2005 My mother died before she could tell me that life was like a box of chocolates - you never know what you're going to get.


February 22, 2005 Stolen flower problem Dear editor: My wife passed away on Jan. 7, and someone has been stealing expensive flowers from her grave. I have other friends that say they have had flowers stolen also.

IQ not in question

February 22, 2005 There are a lot of stupid people in this world. It's true. There's a lot of them just in this county! We are surrounded by them everyday and probably don't realize it until we pick up the paper.

The Ramayana

February 21, 2005 As I heard a distinctive ring, I realized that none of my classmates carried cell phones from class to class when I was in middle school.

Farewell my friends

February 21, 2005 When I began writing this column seven years ago, the goal was to portray a feeling of sitting over a cup of coffee with a friend telling stories or visiting about things to which everyday people c