I Lost My Marbles But I Have a Story and Other Spheres To Share!

I used to have marbles and played during recess in grade school. The marbles are long gone and I can’t remember how to play. I’m going to briefly change course but will come back to marbles so try to follow my ramblings. We frequently vacation in Wildwood, NJ. The photo below shows the sign that … More I Lost My Marbles But I Have a Story and Other Spheres To Share!

Heirloom Piano

My grandma, Hazel Jagdfeld played piano. Above is the piano she had while I was growing up. It is a Kimball piano and I think it was manufactured in the 1940s. I remember her playing it and showing me where middle C is when I wanted to plunk out a song with 1 finger. I … More Heirloom Piano

Southwest Musings

I grew up in the Southwest and have many photos to choose from. I narrowed it down to four. The first one shows me on my 7th birthday. It is taken in the front yard of our neighbor, Mr Murray. In his yard was a pottery statue of a man in a sombrero taking a … More Southwest Musings