Category Archives: Holidays

Memorial Day 2017

Back when I “was a tender and callow fellow” in a small town in Central North Dakota, I was called upon three years in a row to render my reading of “In Flanders Field” on Memorial Day observances. For some … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve, 2016

The ghosts of Christmas past are present. I can’t escape them on this special night. They come, slipping through the fog of memory. Sitting here on Christmas Eve, I light a candle that can show them the way To where … Continue reading

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Another Look Back

  I posted this before, but I thought I would post it again. I like it, and it means something to me.  A Cold Winter’s Night I remember, as I sit here this night, just a few days before Christmas, … Continue reading

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The Last Christmas

Originally posted on The Chocolates of My Mind:
It is but a few days before that magical night of Christmas Eve. A time when the sounds of the city fade into the distance, and the quiet of the night is…

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Happy Thanksgiving

A Happy Thanksgiving wish from Brandy and Bob. May you all enjoy the time with family and friends. We will be home, and I will be sure that Brandy gets special treats, even though she has no idea what this … Continue reading

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