IF THERE’S ONE THING I HATE

IF THERE’S ONE THING I HATE

Nov. 29, 2022 by

         Some personal thoughts related to the situation I currently find myself in.          I hate it.          Wife Evelyn was admitted to The Center at Eden Hill, a rehab

<strong><u>Finding the Lost: a Tale of Three’s</u></strong>

Finding the Lost: a Tale of Three’s

Nov. 15, 2022 by

         Recently I had the experience of acting out that adage about things happening in three’s.  In each case it had to do with finding something that was lost.         

<strong><u>The Launderer (First Draft)</u></strong>

The Launderer (First Draft)

Oct. 25, 2022 by

Karl Kraft, 10/13/22          Much less often than I would like, the Music Muse whomps me upside the head and something creative pops out.  Recently, this little parody (that needs

“To Xfinity and Beyond”

“To Xfinity and Beyond”

Oct. 19, 2022 by

         The other day our television stopped working.  There was no good reason for it.  It simply up and stopped bringing us any programming.  We had not done anything different;

“Jesus Wept”

“Jesus Wept”

Oct. 11, 2022 by

         Jesus wept.          It’s the shortest verse in the entire Bible (John 11.35).  It’s part of the narrative surrounding the death of Jesus’ friend, Martha and Mary’s brother, Lazarus. 

“Shopping, Complicated” 

“Shopping, Complicated” 

Oct. 4, 2022 by

         Anyone out there old enough to remember this scenario:          >>    Walk into a store.          >>    Select an item from the shelf.          >>    Walk to the cashier

“Reminders”

“Reminders”

Sep. 27, 2022 by

         There was a time when the only person responsible for reminding you of the commitments you made was you.  You had to carry an appointment or date book.  In

<strong>“A Pain in the Glass”  (9/13/22)</strong>

“A Pain in the Glass”  (9/13/22)

Sep. 13, 2022 by

         It’s things like this that drive me to consider – seriously – selling the RV and vacationing in hotels from now on.          Evelyn and I are in a

“Rain on the Brain”

“Rain on the Brain”

Sep. 6, 2022 by

         It’s raining this morning.          It’s a nice, gentle, occasionally heavy (but not for long) shower.  And it’s something we’ve prayed for and needed here for a long time. 

“Grumbling with Gratitude”

“Grumbling with Gratitude”

Aug. 31, 2022 by

         I’m gonna lay it out here.  Things are not easy around this house.  And most of it has to do with situations that can’t be helped.          Evelyn is