VIDEO – Our Wedding, August 31, 2002

At noon on this date, 20 years ago, Pete and I said our vows. And like everything else in our lives, we did it our way. We used to eat several times every week at a nearby Chinese restaurant in Lansing, and got to know the owner (and his wife, and their little girls) quite …
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Well, Another Chapter Over…

Today we got the rest of our stuff – the stuff we wanted, anyway – out of the house we sold last week. It’s been a journey, for many reasons that I won’t go into here. But the last few months have been especially rough, only made easier by the fact that our buyer is …
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VIDEO: The Love of God

Since we’re on the subject of music, I thought I’d share this. This video goes WAY back, to a church we all attended when Casey was in her mid-teens. The song was written by Kelly Williams, who gave us permission to perform, record, and post it. It is up on GodTube where Pete had an …
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GUEST POST from Don: Allegheny Blackberries

I grew up on an acre of country land, not near neighbors, in the middle of western Pennsylvania.  The tops of mountains had already been peeled away to harvest coal; but the Interstate had yet to snake through.  Thus, I remember things seldom spoken. For example, travelling to see my mom’s sister and family in Ohio we …
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