Secret to long, happy marriage?

What is the secret of a long, happy marriage? One of the joys of my life was to pull into the driveway at my paternal ... Read more

Was ‘Little Boy Blue’ actually Wolsey?

While contemplating what brief, simple tune to play on a dulcimer for a children’s program, I found the sheet music for “Mary had A little ... Read more

Can you speak Southern?

Most of us have friends or relatives who were not born in our beloved Southland. I was speaking to one of those by telephone when ... Read more

Cousin’s pet piqued interest

Some years back when I was a reporter, I did some research on the gopher turtle. I had long been interested in this reptile, because ... Read more