Steve, Jana, Scott, Karen and Lynne.

The fifth and final piece of the family puzzle

Scott does exist. The middle child walked into the Mexican restaurant in the tiny town standing guard to the gorgeous and mammoth Rocky mountains of Colorado as darkness fell Sunday night and the Miner Family Reunion became complete at last for my dear wife Karen. She sat at one end of the table of 15…

Watching over the all.

People are strange

We saw two odd things in one day in Estes Park, one by car and one on foot. First my dear wife Karen, wonderful daughter Elisabeth and terrific boyfriend George Three and I were on the hunt for a store to buy some beer, a bottle of wine, maybe another beverage to stock the fridge…

Sisters Jana, Karen and Lynne.

There are faces I’ll remember

It didn’t take long to know that this trip from Syracuse to Estes Park, Colorado, for my dear wife Karen’s family reunion was a success. All it took was one look at my beloved’s face. And the face of her sister Jana when we walked up to the place she and her family were staying.…

Football players work out on a rainy July night at Christian Brothers Academy.

Are you ready for some football?

NFL training camps open before the month ends. I was sent on a pigskin chase already. Yeah, I’m ready. As deadlines have it, my September story for Central New York the Good Life Magazine is in the Double-D category. Due and Done. My story will touch on Central New York football fever, Fridays through Sundays.…

Down the block.

Rocky Mountains, hi, how are you?

I woke up this morning in rarified air. First person awake, I smiled at the thought of big family so close. My dear wife Karen soon to awaken from my stirring, my darling daughter Elisabeth and her terrific boyfriend George Three on the first floor below, sisters- and brother-in-law and nieces and nephews in other…