A Pledge

From August 4, 2019 Late Friday afternoon I received an e-mail from a Journal reader who wrote to say they would anonymously pledge $10,000 if I were able to raise enough additional money to buy the house. The writer expects a miracle. The pledge increased the hope in my heart. There is still a very long way to go.

Now What?

From August 3, 2019 I’m always thinking about books I want to write. I don’t know the cause of this compulsion. I have at least a half dozen unpublished books, bits and pieces from which found their way into the Journal and many ended up in the new book. All of those unpublished books consumed a great deal of my…