Alleys

Alleys

Where I grew up there were alleys.  That may sound like a description of the obvious, but not every town has alleys, and if they do, they usually are in the older sections.  In my youth they were the regular pathways for the comings and goings of neighborhood kids. ...
Where Are You Going?

Where Are You Going?

Quo Vadis is the title of a book by Polish author Henryk Sienkiewicz.  The Latin phrase means “where are you going?”  There have been several movie versions of the story, one of which I saw many years ago.  The story is mostly fictional but takes place during the...
This Land is OUR Land

This Land is OUR Land

This year I did something I had never done in my life.  Both of my parents did it, but I was never interested, even though they tried to get me involved.  Some of my siblings did it as did many of my friends.  Over the years I have heard hundreds of stories from...