Just as a refresher, when we moved from Iowa to Washington State, dad was fortunate enough to find a good job as an engineer at Boeing after a few weeks (Seattle, Here We Come!). Thanks to this great job – as well as whatever money our parents had saved up previously – after about a … More What’s Going On?
Yep, one day dad came home with a red ski boat (YuppieVille), and there was a lot of excitement around the house. Dad had built a carport for the boat in back of our house, and often he would be out there shining it up. Now on our weekends (when it was nice!) we usually … More We Gotta New Boat!
Sometimes I wish I could remember some of the events of my life exactly how they happened, and sometimes I’m glad I can’t! But one event I wish I could remember is our actual move to Seattle from Iowa (see Dad), and how it really all came to pass. But I was very young, and … More Seattle, Here We Come!
Some of you might read the above title, and think – is this post going to be about radishes or rutabagas? Sorry to disappoint, but I actually like those particular vegetables, so I’m going to move on to something that’s horrible and degenerative to all of us. I’m talking about the root of bitterness, anger, … More Such A Bitter Root