The state of the city was unusually quiet

It seemed somewhat surreal. Watching state-of-the-union speeches in recent years has become an exercise in patience. Aside from the instance a few years back in...

Indiana will rise again in 2019

Jones. His name is Jones. Junior Jones. Indiana was just the dog’s name. Call him what you will, Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones is an iconic...

A wee bit of St. Patty fun

There once be a lady named Gwen. She wedded a lad with a pen. Rhymed he, of his love, Like that of a dove, Script ended as landfill,...

Taking a vacation, and bringing your cold along

Blame it on the DJ at my niece’s wedding reception a week ago Saturday night. That’s where I’m starting. He went looking for the couple...

Election 2016: Is this the best we can do?

Have you noticed? It seems that you cannot have a conversation these days without the election becoming a part of it. In meetings, on...

The weather is here (in Florida)

If you can read these words then you’re likely not laying on Daytona Beach, sipping something alcoholic and fruity with a little umbrella sticking...

The flow of the land

The Bicentennial Indiana Statehood Celebration year encourages Angelkeep to think on things historic. An important part of the early pioneer life in the Indiana...

Some unexpected benefits of my smartphone

I stumbled across a report this week from the Pew Research Center about smartphones and their users. The numbers from the 2015 report weren’t all...

Hopefully, Lemuel’s enthusiasm is contagious

Most people enjoy what they do. Not everyone shows it, so sometimes it’s not so evident. Of course, you can enjoy what you do...

Finally! Meaningful gene research

I have closely followed efforts by medical researchers to isolate certain genes and develop targeted therapies based on their results.And I have yawned a...