Month: December 2012

Word


Me: I’ve read several bloggers recently sharing their “word” for the year or their personal verse for the year. Let’s choose one for our family. Karl: I wish you had mentioned it earlier in the day. I don’t want to think about anything special… Continue Reading “Word”

One Day More…and a new year begins


The Passing of the Year by Robert W. Service My glass is filled, my pipe is lit, My den is all a cosy glow; And snug before the fire I sit, And wait to feel the old year go. I dedicate to solemn thought… Continue Reading “One Day More…and a new year begins”

2012 in review


The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 10,000 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest… Continue Reading “2012 in review”

Thankful Thursday


I know. Technically, it is Friday. But, if you’re like me, then you don’t really begin to count the next day until you wake up. Ergo, it’s still Thursday. But who is keeping up with the days this week anyway? It’s been nearly impossible… Continue Reading “Thankful Thursday”

A War on Christmas?


This day, In sadness borne, We must confess: The Spirit of the Age Has crushed The infant in the cradle. And yet: O glorious yet, One day, in gladness shown, We must profess: The infant from the manger Has crushed The Spirit of the… Continue Reading “A War on Christmas?”

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