Old acquaintances

January 19, 2005 It felt really strange taking one of those trips down memory lane.

The wedding planner

January 17, 2005 Not only am I planning my own wedding, I'm involved in the planning of my daughter's wedding too, which is exactly a month before mine.

End to toleration

January 14, 2005 The problem with people, young or old, trashing our city parks isn't a new one. I've observed it for nearly 20 years, and I get just as angry today as I did the first time I saw it.

Northern lights route

January 13, 2005 A Greek geographer/astronomer from Massalia apparently sailed to Iceland and beyond, possibly even reaching what is now the North American coast, on a voyage of exploration around 325 B.C.


January 11, 2005 Dec. 31st my wife and I were traveling in the Mountain View area. We were driving a 1976 Winnebago. We were driving from the Ozark National Forest to Mtn.View via highway 87.

Respect for military

January 10, 2005 Two little girls clad in matching German-style dresses clung to their mother as they ate breakfast.