Some day, perhaps we will find that elusive balance

We all strive for balance in our lives. Or at least, I think we all do. If you do...

H.G. Wells has nothing on me

It is possible to travel on a time machine. Let me set the stage: Fifty years ago this past...

These days, they’re not as lazy but much more crazy

Songs get stuck in my head from time to time.  With the weather we’ve had lately, it’s been Nat King Cole singing...

South African cuisine leaves you wanting more

Our friends over at Merriam-Webster define a “foodie” as “a person having an avid interest in the latest food fads.”

What Christmas brings to ‘such a world as this’

In my annual reading of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” I got stuck at the visit of Scrooge’s nephew, which is pretty...

Angelkeep Journals: Massive cicada invasion, and other hokey hoax

Now that spring has arrived, regardless of the doctrines of Punxsutawney Phil, who, by the way has only a 39% accuracy over...

It’s not all good news, but we’re doing something right

Here’s something you didn’t know about Indiana: We are No. 1 when it comes to counties with...

The success of Saint Peter’s will soon be the NCAA’s norm

I was as stunned as everyone else last Friday night when No. 3-seeded Purdue lost to No....

Let there be peace, like at Angelkeep

Memorial Day weekend will involve patio relaxation in what has reason to claim being the most peaceful...

Does your body hate you like mine hates me?

Trust me when I declare that I am not competing for sympathy against folks suffering from cancer,...