With 2021 now a reality and 2020 a not-s0-distant nightmare, questions often asked are things like “when will things return to normal?” Perhaps a better question should be “what is normal?” or “will we ever see anything close to normal again?” Floyd County set an unwanted record of daily infections topping 5,000 on Thursday and […]
Most of us, the smart ones, celebrated New Year’s Eve at home with each other.
An email Monday asked if I wanted to share any of my New Year’s Resolutions. It was only then, the day after New Year’s, that I realized I hadn’t gotten around to even thinking about resolutions for 2017. New Year’s Eve was a long night that started shooting photos and video of a end-of-the-year dinner […]
With calendar year 2016 coming to an end at midnight Saturday, the usual attempt to look back at the previous 12 months is a mixture of grief, gratitude, anger, happiness and relief. Amy and I felt the pain of loss of too many people in 2016, including some she or I have known over the […]
In Floyd County, the music for parties for New Year’s Eve Wednesday night ranged from The Grateful Dead to traditional, old-time tunes along with some gospel.