Angelkeep: The ‘awe’ and ‘awful’ of Austree

Austree Willow had been specifically bred to grow fast. That they did. But as every yin had a yang, pro had con,...

Court Docket update (we miss it too)

I appreciate the calls and questions we’ve received about the Court Docket. You may have noticed that we have stopped printing court...

Carrion brings visitors to Angelkeep

Robinson Crusoe killed a bird for dinner only to call its flesh carrion and “fit for nothing.” Shakespeare wrote “That this foul...

Lessons from ‘1,000 Books before Kindergarten’

My 4-year-old and I finished a journey this month that we started nearly three years ago; we finished 1,000 books before kindergarten.

Grateful for family this Thanksgiving season

“Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.”

Struggling to get out of a ‘do-nothing’ mode

There have been occasional thoughts the past several weeks about doing something — taking a walk, deciding where to eat supper or perhaps...

Wait. What words we wonder are ‘woke’

It all boils down to self-promotion, but I find it interesting nonetheless. The dictionary websites and a...

Phantom midge caught on camera

Angelkeep Journals devoted content most weeks to wildlife, both flora and fauna. The exciting thing about nature...

Ready to welcome back wanderlust this summer

While the first official day of summer is still about a month away, the fast-approaching end to...

I promise: I will not wait too long. I will not wait too long.

As a species, I believe humans have a default mode of “I’ll do it later.” Whatever “it”...