Monthly Archives: July 2016

Coming of Age

This year, as Heather likes to put it, our marriage is old enough to vote. Or to smoke. Or even to get married itself. Yes, it’s been 18 years since Heather and I stood in a friend’s garden and said … Continue reading

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“Conventional” Wisdom

OK, who else is ready for the pep rallies to be over with? If you’re an unabashed fan of the Republican or Democratic national conventions, my apologies to the three of you. (Anything will have someone who cheers for it … Continue reading

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Totally Floored

When in the course of home improvement events, it becomes necessary for one family to dissolve the fabric-covered bands which have connected one piece of flooring with another, a decent respect to the opinions of the Times-Call’s readership requires that … Continue reading

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