Monthly Archives: May 2012

Memorial Day/Decoration Day

A holiday most people laud as the beginning of summer, it really has its roots in honoring the war dead.  The Civil War saw such a tremendous loss of life on both sides that different areas of the country honored them … Continue reading

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The moon: super, full, new, blue or otherwise…

 As a teenager I decorated my bedroom with posters.  I had two favorites:  one of Stan Smith in mid-serve, the other a picture of the moon behind some clouds with a quote superimposed.  I’d stare for periods of time at … Continue reading

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