Month: June 2021

Hope, New York

The overall spirit of the United States has risen as we gradually emerge from the pandemic. In the midst of the virus we constantly waited for the end and although we were often discouraged we persevered because of one very important word: Hope! This word reminds me of a trip in the Adirondacks that I…

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A Lone Loon

On a gloomy Memorial Day weekend the grandchildren insisted on going tubing at Brant Lake. The lake reflected the gray sky and a slight chop only increased the sense of chill that permeated this early summer day. Our pontoon boat bobbed gently at its mooring and, dressed in parkas, those of us who were spectators…

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