Tag: Nebraska

What a weird 15 minutes

April 2, 2024

There came the occasion when I went to a sandwich shop to order a quick something. And there, in that shop, I experienced the strangest 15 minutes I...

The happiness of autumn

October 27, 2023

I always loved fall on the farm while growing up. There was something wonderful about the temperatures finally cooling down but not getting to...

Moving the boots

October 6, 2023

When I was a very young child, one of the first chores I remember being assigned was moving the boots. Even though our house was a far cry from a...

The famous Uncle Herman

May 23, 2023

When I was a little girl, I remember hearing stories about this “famous guy” named Uncle Herman. Uncle Herman Scheyer. Apparently, Uncle...

Very special public servants

May 16, 2023

Sure, they drool and maybe don’t always have the best smelling breath. But they don’t talk back, they have excellent attention spans and their...

God smiled on “February Fiff”

May 16, 2023

Every time this date arrives, I smile. I remember the first time I appreciated February Fiff. I was 12 years old and not necessarily pumped...