Tag Archives: Religion

Words to remember

“May your joys be as bright as the morning, your years of happiness as numerous as the stars in the heavens, and your troubles but shadows that fade in the sunlight of love.” Disclaimer: I cannot claim this beautiful sentence … Continue reading

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Always remember

I have lots of things to remember today. That September 11, 2001, happened. That today is someone’s 34th wedding anniversary, someone’s birthday, or the day that someone in a state far away from New York and totally unrelated to the 9/11 … Continue reading

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Of course it’s political

Let me see if I have this right. A group of folks decide to rally in Washington, DC, at the Lincoln Memorial on Saturday, August 28, 2010. Just coincidentally, this was the same day that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was at … Continue reading

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Lost and found cemetery

There’s a mystery brewing in New Haven/Fort Wayne, Ind., my original hometowns. Yesterday on fortwayne.com, I read that a local businessman paid $10,000 for five acres of industrial-use zoned land. This sounds like a steal since some plots in the … Continue reading

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Ho3

That’s “ho” to the third power. Ho-Ho-Ho. Get it? Okay, it’s a little lame but still kind of cute. But, in all seriousness, to everyone celebrating this festive holiday tonight and tomorrow I wish you a very Blessed Christmas Eve … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice 2009

The shortest day of the year has come … and gone. Pagans, Wiccans, Druids, and anyone else acknowledging a passage of time celebrated Winter Solstice. Now the days start getting longer. Before you know it daylight savings time will once … Continue reading

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There’s always blog material

I always find new blog material when visiting my original home town of Fort Wayne, Ind., nicknamed “The City of Churches.” The latest? A letter to the editor in yesterday’s News-Sentinel newspaper about a discrepancy in a Nativity Christmas stamp issued by the … Continue reading

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