During the coronavirus quarantine, many of us have been doing more reading. My husband and I developed a routine every morning. We read aloud to each other whatever was of interest. I dusted off some poems I hadn’t read for a while. One morning we discussed the poem, Song of Hiawatha by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. … More Hiawatha

The Parade

Sometimes during these trying times entertainment comes to us. Late afternoon two days ago, the dog had a barking fit from her post at the front window. My sister went to investigate. Hundreds and hundreds of Black Angus cattle paraded down the country road in front of her home. They followed a pickup truck. Trucks … More The Parade