“The Lady of the Lake of Sweet Tears” [The Spiritual Staircase — Chapter Five]

Saturday, March 28th, 2020. 10:16 PM. The Lady of The Lake of Sweet Tears Mark: “You know what, Phoebe?” Phoebe: “What is it, Mark?” Mark: “Remember that we were talking about how a wife is very special?” Phoebe: “Yes, I remember you saying something about that on our walk to Sweet Avenue.” Mark: “And how … Continue reading “The Lady of the Lake of Sweet Tears” [The Spiritual Staircase — Chapter Five]

"The Spiritual Staircase — Chapter Three"

Sunday, March 22nd, 2020. 12:54 PM. Chapter Three Nancy and Frank Continue Their Park Bench Conversation Frank: “Nancy, may I ask you a question?” Nancy: “Sure.” Frank: “What is your middle name, please?” Nancy: “My middle name is Phoebe.” Frank: “I like the sound of that name: Phoebe. I like the sound of Be at … Continue reading "The Spiritual Staircase — Chapter Three"

"The Spiritual Staircase — Chapters One and Two"

Friday, March 20th, 2020. 3:45 PM. The First Full Day of Spring. There was a Post on Facebook recently by Paul concerning a former outpost of our hometown library. And someone commented:“Someone should write a book about the experience of walking up those creaky wooden steps of the Social Branch of the Harris Public Library: … Continue reading "The Spiritual Staircase — Chapters One and Two"

“Wasn’t There a Bubonic Plague Many Years Ago?”

Tuesday, March 17th, 2020. 12:21 PM. Wasn’t there a bubonic plague many years ago? Many people suffered and died. Did the world leaders at that time try to control it? Did they make declarations telling people to stop traveling and stay home? Did they try to stop the people and curtail their freedoms? Did they … Continue reading “Wasn’t There a Bubonic Plague Many Years Ago?”