Sometimes we Ranters have other things to say – maybe about life – because we don’t JUST garden, ya know.
St. Phillips Episcopal Church A few years ago, the father of a friend lay near death, and there were the usual matters to clean up before the end. [...]
Thousands of red tulips have been planted in the Churchill Downs paddock and winner’s circle for this year’s Kentucky Derby. They were shipped from Holland months ago. Nearly 500 red [...]
Mac Reid, Gene Hamm, Tay Breene, and Rose Bush Too many times over the decades, even knowing that it won’t end well, I have herded party captives into [...]
In roaming my new neighborhood, one of my favorite stops is our Community Center, built in a simplified Art Deco style with five bas relief sculptures along its front facade. [...]
I'm in the middle of a three-week vacation in New York. It was supposed to be a two-week vacation, planned long ago when I made it known that the only [...]
I'm delighted to be here today and want to thank Expensiva University for the honorary doctorate, too. Suddenly, I feel legitimate, though I don't expect the feeling to last. Once [...]