Do you believe in miracles?

It may be an earmark that I am growing older, but I can’t believe the last Winter Olympics were in 2006. It just doesn’t seem that long ago. The Olympics snuck up on me recently and presented itself as this week’s topic. My interest in the Olympics is not evenly divided between all events. I … Continue reading Do you believe in miracles?

Five Acts of Snow Removal

The easiest topics about which to write are current events such as the weather. Writing about the weather is a little like kissing your sister but it is a topic-and it is easy-so it is the basis for this week’s column. Act I: Snow on the Way Men of old felt impending snow storms in … Continue reading Five Acts of Snow Removal

Nicolena

(after you are finished with this column entry, please check out two other posts I've written about Jimmy Jenson.      http://rreflection.areavoices.com/2009/01/20/the-singin-swede/   and  http://rreflection.areavoices.com/2010/12/03/christmas-on-my-mind/ About ten months ago, I wrote a column about the singer Jimmy Jensen. I mentioned how one of my favorite of Jensen's songs was "Nicolena."  I had several requests for the lyrics to … Continue reading Nicolena