I sure have a fond recall of my family, back when I was growing up in my younger years. Mom did what she could to clothe and feed us, with the main emphasis being her way with food. My earliest recollection was of me and my brother, sitting on a pile of hot asphalt, when the road needed its yearly paving. I still remember how … Continue reading Eat Asphalt and Dine!
I walked along a Danish Mile which only was 1.6 Kilometers long, something, I told someone, who asked how far, I traveled that day, I chanced upon a Danish Smile one very European naked in its expression making my North American Face, blush which made them laugh which made them smile, along the Danish Day that way, I spoke a while in my Danish Way … Continue reading A Danish Mile
“Well the first days are the hardest days, don’t you worry anymore. Cause when life looks like easy street there is danger at your door…..Uncle John’s Band – Working Man Dead – Grateful Dead.” Visiting family is not always easy, especially if they live half a world away, and the purpose of my trip concerned attending the funeral of my younger sister. All that aside … Continue reading Been to California, Finally
I walked past my daughter’s room the other day, when she called out for me to come in. “Did you read my message?” meaning that she had texted my cell phone. “No, No I didn’t. But I am here now”, I said “Go back, find your cell phone and read the message”. She insisted I walked back to the other side of our house and … Continue reading Pizza, Because I am Nice
I would like my dog to teach my children new tricks He eats bananas regardless of their brown spots, and listens intently when I tell him how healthy power foods are, His level of anti-oxidants decrease his chances for getting cancer, and when he licks my bowl of oatmeal he gets his daily dose of roughage, He gets plenty of exercise running, walking, barking out … Continue reading New Tricks
I am not to show/take any photos of my son. That would be the ultimate embarrassment for a teenager. “Why are you taking so many photos?” “Why have you said the wrong things?” “Why are you (all) still here. I can take the train on my own.” An automatic ticket machine – Denmark is a modern country. Model trains that take your donations and entertain … Continue reading One Short Moment at the Train Station
We gather together ostensibly to celebrate each other in reality, though to celebrate life it is We remind ourselves our mortality calls out not being revoked, nor forgotten entirely, We gather together to eat, to talk enjoy the moments this life has to give we speak of the time gone we speak of the time to come We enjoy the moments together as one, I … Continue reading The Gathering