I wrote this some years ago back when I sometimes encountered wildlife by chance while walking my dog in rural Missouri. My location has changed and someone else is walking my girl Clementine these days, but thoughts about my dad on Father’s Day stay the same. Walking the hounddog Clementine in the June heat is a bit of a chore, so I waited until she was really fussing at me before I put on…
Nasty leech programs are putting me in a bad mood. But I’m not surprised that people make nasty leech programs.
Can you learn something from a cricket? Maybe only if you stop trying so hard.
“Wouldn’t you like,” I inquired, “to find a city without any people in it at all?” — Kenneth Grahame, ‘The Golden Age’
Being there when my father-in-law was close to death was something I’ll never forget. But did I give him a push?
We Orthodox wish each other many years. But we mean many years of life. I don’t want many years of death.