White Water Rafting, 1901

Whitewater Rafting at Turn-of-the-Century Colorado     August 1901     The men heard the explosion when another rock hit the  ground with all the force of a dynamite blast. Assaulted on  all sides by the sound of whitewater, the two...

An American Indian Tale

In the beginning, when the World was New Old Man and Old Woman walked with each other and talked:  "Let us decide how things will be," said Old Man. "That is good," said Old Woman. "How shall we do it?" "Well, since it was my idea," Old...

An American Indian Tale

In the beginning, when the World was New Old Man and Old Woman walked with each other and talked:  "Let us decide how things will be," said Old Man. "That is good," said Old Woman. "How shall we do it?" "Well, since it was my idea," Old...

The Time Keeper, by Mitch Albom

the Time Keeper, a novel by Mitch Albom   He quotes lines from Skeeter Davis's 1960's country/western hit, The End of the World,   "Why does my heart go on beating? Why do these eyes of mine cry? Don't they know it's the end of the...

Wealth of Nations

Wealth of Nations was published in 1776 Message Mitt Romney and Company missed!   POLITICAL ECONOMY, considered as a branch of the science  of a statesman or legislator, proposes two distinct objects;  first, to provide a plentiful...