The Yearly Halloween Hassle

As I’ve written about before, my mom died when I was eight years old. My dad never remarried and though we had plenty of much appreciated help from local relatives, friends, church members, and neighbors, a lot of… Read More

A Christmas Carol and Much, Much More

For several years when I was about middle-school age, my family would go at Christmastime to a local church that put on an elaborately staged production of A Christmas Carol. This production not only adapted the story into… Read More