Monthly Archives: December 2007

A Bright, Nuclear Day …

The weather report says that we are having fog. The reality is that the sun is shining, the new snow from yesterday is an iridescent white — even the road is as white as a newly bleached sheet — and … Continue reading

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The Angles

Grand Cambrian CondominiumRendering at City of Wisconsin Dells Hearing,Last Year Grand Cambrian CondominiumRendering at DNR Hearing,Last Week I attended the December 20, 2007, DNR hearing on the Grand Cambrian, listening to the testimony on both sides of the issue. I … Continue reading

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Holidays

Christmas, and the Christmas crowd, has come and gone. Christmas this year was pretty much a repeat of Christmas last year. Rebecca and David came up on Friday, before Sabbath, and Michael and I spent a quiet day with them … Continue reading

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I have set the Lord always before me …

As you ponder the meaning of this season, remember that every human being is created in the image of God, and each of us is, and all of us are, in this sense, an incarnation of God. A happy Christmas … Continue reading

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Ah, ’tis the Season

The weekend is beginning, and things are sorting out a bit. At least I think I know who is coming, and, maybe, when. Rebecca and David, who weren’t sure they could make it, came yesterday, arriving so close to sundown … Continue reading

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500 Million Years

It is not often that our small town gets national attention. So I was interested in seeing an Associated Press release about a DNR hearing tomorrow night: “(AP) The scenic sandstone bluffs of the Wisconsin River Dells would get a … Continue reading

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Keeping the Sloth in Slothmass

I’ve not been entirely slothful the last couple of days, but I’m doing my part to keep the Sloth in Slothmass. I’m supposed to be getting the house ready for Christmas this week. It hasn’t been happening. Maybe tomorrow. Oh, … Continue reading

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Domestication

Helen and Jay stopped for lunch yesterday on their way to Milwaukee, dropping off Buddy the dog for the weekend. We talked about this and that, including the stained glass Michael and I bought has fall, the railroad and preparations … Continue reading

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Are we talking flock or herd, here?

The turkeys are out in force today. I counted 25-30 gobbling down breakfast in Jerry’s Restaurant earlier this morning, and Michael counted 17 who showed up for brunch at our bird feeder. The turkeys are now back across the road … Continue reading

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Santa Kitty

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