Tag Archives: Memories

Joanie’s Birthday

Today is Joanie’s birthday. As any of you who have followed my words over the years, you know I can’t let it pass without writing something, saying something. The poem that follows is something I wrote several years ago, and … Continue reading

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Where The Popsicles Are

At shortly after 9:30 P.M. on Wednesday, April 9, 2008, I made one of the hardest phone calls I’ve ever made in my life. Bailey, Brandy and I had to let go of Joanie. As this date comes around again, … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Thoughts

Thanksgiving 2017 As I sit here in my little tin shack on this eve before Thanksgiving, I’m struck by a couple of things. The first is that judging from the television, this holiday has become an afterthought. It seems to … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving 2017

The Tuna Fish Thanksgiving Some of you may have seen this before. It is from a post on The Chocolates of My Mind from a couple of years ago. I revisit here as we approach another Thanksgiving holiday. These memories … Continue reading

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Class Reunions: A Tonic for the Soul.

It’s summertime, and the season for vacations and reunions, class or family is upon us. It is the time of the year when the North Dakota Tourism Department doesn’t have to advertise to bring people back to their home towns, … Continue reading

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