Monthly Archives: October 2012

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

It’s Halloween!  Don’t miss pleasures of the day and season: Poems:  Edgar Allan Poe, “Ulalume”;  James Whitcomb Riley, “Little Orphant Annie”  May Swenson, “A Nosty Fright” Ghost Stories:  M.R. James, “Casting the Runes” and “‘Oh, Whistle, and I’ll Come to You, … Continue reading

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Wednesday, October 24, 2012

It’s good to be home after an excellent road trip with Red Car to Atlanta with return through north Georgia and the mountains of NC. At the Atlanta History Center gift shop, the clerk pronounced “Atlanta” without the t’s:  “Alana.”  … Continue reading

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Wednesday, October 10, 2012

A place.  (After a visit with two friends Saturday) It is the place where my grandparents chose to live, to raise their family, where my grandfather owned and operated a dry goods store and in the 1950’s and 1960’s served … Continue reading

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Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Days of rain and overcast skies.  Friday afternoon and night rain.  Saturday and Saturday night rain.  Sunday partly sunny.  Monday and Monday night rain and overcast.  Tuesday rain and overcast.  By early afternooon Tuesday there were sunlight, warmth, and 100% … Continue reading

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