Tag: stories

  • Words in a Journal, Names on a List

    Words in a Journal, Names on a List

    The entries are there. And they were written down before any electronic records were kept. It goes back before Xerox or photocopies. Okay, not too far back. After Guttenburg (the printing press) but before the the beginning of Queen Elizabeth II’s reign. Early 20th century. Today, I had a quest – a quest to discover […]

  • They Served – They Cared – And May Ever Be Appreciated

    They Served – They Cared – And May Ever Be Appreciated

    He was young. Not too long out of high school. And he received a letter. Uncle Sam wants you. The draft. The US Army had called his number. It was the 50s and the Korean conflict was in full swing. I’m not sure everything he did, but I do know a few things. He called […]