Having It All

In the realm of instruments, how wild is the organ, I mean seriously?  I’m a self-professed organ geek.  I proactively and on a rather regular basis download organ music from itunes onto my electronic devices and then listen to them voluntarily.  Perhaps it is the complexity of an instrument with multiple levels of keyboards, all…

Humans, People, Neighbors

Ringo had to have surgery, you know, “the” surgery that rescue animals have so that there won’t be more rescue animals out there that look like them? He wasn’t happy when I took him – his dog Buddy wasn’t in the car with him plus he hadn’t been fed for the 12 hours prior. I…

If Only for a Season

Smackdab, I think that’s a western Kansas theological term, in the middle of the summer.  It feels like there’s more summer behind us than in front of us, July 4 is kind of that marking point.  Now it’s simply hot and humid and time to ask the tough questions. Will the Royals make the playoffs? …

Simple. Universal. Beauty.

Sometimes I wonder if I was born into the wrong generation.  Sorry mom and dad, I’m glad you had me, but maybe we were meant to be in a “Back to the Future” movie and I was supposed to be brought up in the 40’s.  The car I’m now driving came with 3 months of…