Friday, January 29, 2016

The Final Procedure

Today CJ is having a final procedure to remove the aneurysm from his brain. Read about it (here).


Wednesday, January 27, 2016

America's Michelangelo

Frederick Edwin Church (1826-1900) is not a name that springs to mind in a discussion of great American painters, yet there was a time when he was considered the Michelangelo of American landscape painters. Read about him (here.)

Monday, January 25, 2016

The Chatterbox Awakens

On Saturday, Mrs. Chatterbox and I saw the new Star Wars movie. Read about it (here). 


Friday, January 22, 2016


I’m here to lay to rest a beloved person from my childhood, someone who gave me hours of laughs and served as a fatherly role model for many years—Bill Cosby. Read about it (here).

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Monday, January 18, 2016

New CJ Update

After three weeks in the hospital, CJ will be coming home soon. Read about it (here).


Monday, January 11, 2016

The Contrarian

I think my mother is a contrarian--always picking the opposite side in every argument just to rile me. Yesterday I had an interesting exchange with her about the Lottery. Read about it (here).


Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Another C J Update

A recent angiogram showed that our son did in fact suffer from a brain aneurysm on the day after Christmas. Read about it (here).

Saturday, January 2, 2016