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Ken's Latest Blogs

Jan.31.2014 - 10:59 pm
Depending on the kindness of strangers isn't what it used to be. Dependency is not our thing. We pride ourselves on being self-sufficient and empowered. We carry smart phones and...
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Dec.05.2013 - 1:34 am
When my wife passed away some six years ago she left me to be the caretaker of about 300 Santa Clauses. Three-hundred is a lot but only a drop in the bucket for some...
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Oct.23.2013 - 9:53 pm
I assume that almost everyone has one or two memorable cemetery experiences. When we are little we get taken to cemeteries at times of sadness or solemnity and, while it looks...
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Aug.20.2013 - 9:35 pm
I am preparing for my second move in nine months. I now appreciate what those kids went through whose parents were in the military or had some other job that kept them on the...
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Comments from Ken

Oct.09.2013 - 8:04 pm
In response to: Iron Lungs and Fallout Shelters: The Fearsome Fifties
I remember the day my uncle came down with polio. He was confined to a wheelchair after that but had a good life. He is...
Aug.21.2013 - 7:14 pm
In response to: A Moving Experience
Judee Thanks for the encouragement. I feel like I'm making progress and will be ready to move a day or two early. I'm...
Mar.26.2013 - 7:49 pm
In response to: She Walks Among Us
I loved your post -- I just got home from a 1,000 mile Amtrak trip.  If one enjoys watching people, there is no...
Mar.20.2013 - 12:05 pm
In response to: Childhood Adventure Reading
Wasn't there a Hardy Boys TV series for a while? Seems like I remember watchng a few TV adaptations....might be...
Mar.20.2013 - 12:04 pm
In response to: Childhood Adventure Reading
Wasn't there a Hardy Boys TV series for a while? Seems like I remember watchng a few TV adaptations....might be...