Monthly Archives: December 2015

The Fisherman

I used to call my father-in-law an “expert fisherman.”   Emery loved to start a “lively discussion” at family dinners or whenever the time was convenient to him.  He would toss the bait out—usually current politics—and slowly reel his line in. … Continue reading

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Song For My Father

My father’s birthday was December 8.  Every year I celebrate my mother and father’s entrance on earth.  This year I found the eulogy I gave at my dad’s funeral.  There’s an African saying that “If you’re a good person, even … Continue reading

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