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Exposed to the Sap

Exposed to the Sap
I wasn't expecting it to be as hot outside as it was today, but it managed to arrive one more day to torment us a little more. With the way in which we acclimate ourselves, I won't be surprised if we … continue reading

Tell-tale-tit!

Tell-tale-tit!
Another blistering day arrived in North Iowa, and to make matters worse, we got just enough rain to get the pavement wet, which meant our humidity level was going to be even higher. When I looked at t … continue reading

A Bygone Age

A Bygone Age
The morning haze we had was a bit unsettling and especially due to the smell of wood burning in the air. Those fires out West must be something off-worldly to where we can smell the smoke which was cr … continue reading

Pretty Filterless

Pretty Filterless
It was another early morning for yours truly due to a few stops I needed to make before heading to office, and one of them was to get a fill-up at my favorite gas station. With all the out of town dri … continue reading

It’ll Sail Smoothly

It’ll Sail Smoothly
Having had a very early appointment before heading over to St. Paul Lutheran this morning, I found myself too short on time to run thru the hymns I was to play, so it ended up being not the best I've … continue reading

Choke Cherries

Choke Cherries
Another beautiful July day arrived with no wind and and a shining sun. Now if it weren't so humid, it would've been perfect. While out and about this afternoon, it seemed every other person was out mo … continue reading

Anthony the Barber

Anthony the Barber
With a great deal of desk work needing to be completed, I headed to office a bit earlier, just so I'd have a long period of quiet without interruption. My most immediate project, was to get one of my … continue reading

Three Times a Day

Three Times a Day
It sure was a rapid change of weather we had with the rain and much lower temps, and certainly glad about that because it's been quite the run of hot days we've had. I was in a bit of shock to see how … continue reading

The Lasting Legacy

The Lasting Legacy
Welcome to the fiery month of July which for those back in the pre-Christian times, was the month where the sun burned brighter, which nurtured the growth of their life-sustaining crops, and in the en … continue reading

The Aftermath

The Aftermath
Another racehorse day came and went with my stacked appointment being nearly back-to-back. In spite of the hectic pace, I dare say my day ended up being a remarkable one, but unfortunately the humidit … continue reading