To The New Year 2008

By | January 2, 2008

Today, January 2, 2008, we woke up to the second day of the new year here in Bloomington with about an inch of snow on the ground, and the thermometer on our deck hanging right at zero degrees Fahrenheit, or maybe a degree below zero. On New Year’s Day, we had a traditional Southern noontime New Year’s Day… Read More »

Frodo Underfoot Died 12/08/2007

By | December 29, 2007

At the age of 8 months he was struck a glancing blow by a car. The vet managed to save him from the concussion, and put a steel pin in one shoulder bone. It stayed there the rest of his life and never slowed him down. Until just a few years ago, he could still climb the 4×4… Read More »