Monthly Archives: October 2016


On December 30, 1988 my oldest grandchild, Pete, was born to my daughter on my son’s 25th birthday. He was beautiful both inside and out from that moment until he died tragically on his mother’s 49th birthday on July 5, … Continue reading

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Fall has arrived in the southwestern Colorado mountains where I live and, as expected, it has been spectacular. ¬†It’s dwindling now and nearly over since we’ve had a couple of snows and some pretty low nighttime ¬†temperatures, some dipping down … Continue reading

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