More than a century ago, local California grapevines allegedly required no irrigation, and a hand pump could draw water from a hand-dug well.
Peace Be With You
A weekly column offering a Christian and Catholic perspective by native Maderan John Rieping, a graduate of Mt. Angel Seminary who spent 4 1/2 years in formation at Mount Angel Abbey. His website is http://wambly.weebly.com
My New Year’s Day resolution to spend less time on Facebook is somewhat intact as January approaches its end.
A week and a half ago the mysteries of my genetic programming were tentatively explained to me.
Starting this week, I’m going to Harvard University — sort of. To be exact, Harvard is going to me.
I’m not one for New Year’s Eve resolutions at the moment, but I recall being so in the past.