Some thoughts about people who collect stuff, and some of the stuff they collect, plus a traditional recipe for corn meal mush.
Kids need “someone else’s back yard.” Mine came from an unusual place – my next door neighbor Betsy. Plus, a simple traditional recipe for fried corn meal mush. A bit of nostalgia and one of the best comfort foods I’ve ever had.
We’re all familiar with certain conversations that become confused, entangled, sidetracked, or completely derailed – for good or ill – due to one reason or another: a sudden burst of wit, a defensive attitude, a reliance on irony as a way to put a spin on an idea, or just plain mean old ugliness […]