Save me from those bats

Evidently, I am only traveling to cities beginning with the letter "A" in 2009. Or at least for the first few trips. I hope that after these holidays of frenetic shopping and family dinners, you might like a breather, time to "set a spell" and talk...

Find what you have lost

In what has become a holiday tradition, I am reposting an essay I wrote a few years ago about my dad. Christmas day was his birthday. I've long believed that we keep people alive by telling their stories. And so, sometime on this busy day, please take a moment to...

You have the power of standing still

No speed of wind or water rushing byBut you have a speed far greater. You can climbBack up a stream of radiance to the sky,And back through history up the stream of time.And you were given this swiftness, not for hasteNor chiefly that you may go where you will.But in...