Monday Magazine, Random Thoughts

National News Feed

Writing from the 158 Main counter/bar sometime between breakfast and Lunch. It was Thursday. The front door had seen a constant stream of patrons, locals and visitors. The life and spirit of the dining room made it seem like the entire world was at peace. On the flat screen above, a constant stream of the… Continue reading National News Feed

Dining with children, Family time, Random Thoughts

The Diner – A Christmas Story

It was a week before Christmas, maybe two. The melancholy of the season had a way of stretching its tentacles to pick at the hearts of even the most optimistic folks. The local diner was a popular spot year-round. Locals stopped by for business lunches, breakfast before work and dinner with friends and family whenever… Continue reading The Diner – A Christmas Story

Family time, Random Thoughts

Valentine’s Day 2016 ~ Musings & Gallery

We hear it on the news: claim after claim that social media is destroying interpersonal relationships. It is true. We're all "guilty" of giving in to the distraction provided by our hand-held screens. Yet love prevails. We are drawn to intimate moments and conversations, inevitably. We need to check in, face-to-face; to hear a familiar… Continue reading Valentine’s Day 2016 ~ Musings & Gallery