May 15, 2011

Chris and I placed our world on temporary hold to visit his parents, ages 91 and 87.  Chris’s folks are amazing people.  But back there, things move slowly.  Back there, dinner comes with ear-splittingly loud TV, but that’s the only electronic disturbance.


August 30, 2009

I always tell people I have the world’s smallest family.  It’s nearly true; I’m completely without parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, siblings or children.  As a result, I spend much time with friends, usually those near my own age.

People in any age group sha...

August 16, 2009

I wasn’t eager to visit the Bible Belt due to its reputation for fundamentalists and bigots, especially since we’ve got those at home.  But the big regional differences turned out to be humidity and rain.

Arriving in Louisville, Ky., we just missed a storm that brough...

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All of Barb Guy's columns appear here. There are 159 of them, beginning in 2003 and ending in 2013. The newest one is on top and you can work your way backwards if you like.

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