This Side of Fifty
A Monthly Letter of Musings & Meanderings
Friday, January 11, 2019
The New Yorker
I love The New Yorker . I bought my first copy on a whim when I was 22. I was at the airport travelling maybe to Boston. Maybe th...
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
More than Just a Pen
Dad's Cross Century Any reader of my e-letters that has now become this blog knows that I like nice writing instruments. I love...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
If You Can't Say Something Nice...
Alice Roosevelt Longworth from Pinterest Somehow in our dinner conversation this evening, we gravitated to the topic of the good an...
Friday, January 4, 2019
Fumbling Upon a Topic
www.bobleesays.com What a difference a year makes. Last year I was chomping at the bit to write, write-on, and then write so...
Thursday, January 3, 2019
In the Time of your Life...
It seemed like yesterday was the start of this millennium. Now, it is 2019 and we are in the 20thyear of this century. Time indeed...
Friday, December 28, 2018
Time to Self-Publish?
The Benjamin Franklin Quote Desktop Ornament I do like to write. There is a great pleasure in this for me. Mostly, I do it ...
Tuesday, December 25, 2018
Wish you all could've joined us It is Christmas morning. It is a crisp, coldish, 35 degrees out. It is pretty quiet in t...
Saturday, December 22, 2018
Logos Taking Over Floor and Field
It is clear that big time college sports are big time businesses. The revenue comes mostly from men’s football and basketball. Most o...
Et tu General Motors?
Chevy Volt chevrolet.com I have been critical of the Ford Motor Company in two recent blogs: Another Turnaround? and Ford Drives ...
Thursday, December 20, 2018
saturdaydownsouth.com Urban Frank Meyer III just stepped down as head coach of The Ohio State University Football program. I am no...
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