I believe that many years ago I read the words: “Trees are Rooted Men.” On the other hand, I may have simply imagined that quote. Regardless, I often see the human form within the structure of a tree, and in many of my supposedly simple...

At least three years ago, I wrote, quoting Thomas Wolfe, who said: "You Can Never Go Home Again," and in many ways that is true. But this weekend, I did risk trying to go back home for my 50th High School Reunion, and I discovered...

Many years ago, I read that eventually everyone moves back to the general vicinity of where they grew up. I scoffed. I sneered. I raised my eyebrow and grinned a mean grin. You see, I was busy living my life. I had left “home” many...