My brother Rocky should have celebrated his 66th birthday Friday. He died June 20, 2002.
Mostly excerpts of columnists published in The Madera Tribune.
Empowering affirmations have perhaps become some of our era’s most popular cliches, doomed to be drained of meaning and impact by casual overuse.
“And I say also unto thee, that upon this rock I will build my church.”
— Matthew 16:18
As Maderans neared the end of the 1920s, they were full of optimism.
Thanks for the wonderful correspondence from my most recent “Meanderings.” (April 25 edition) Some of you ask a few more questions that hopefully this column will answer.
We hear these days a lot about something called the Paleo Diet, which is supposed to help its users lose weight and live longer. And it sounds good, too. Lots of lean steak, eggs, vegetables and fruit.
On Saturday I saw several women participate in the Mother’s Day Run, running 2 miles and even the 10K with noticeable baby bumps.