Child 1

Setting​​ Off

ChaptersPreface12345678910111213141516171819202122 Life always begins with a family, at least so far; maybe tomorrow there will be variations to that ancient paradigm. ​​ My life started in 1948 outside Eau Claire, Wisconsin, in a small older house at 3447 Hallie Lane. I showed up relatively late for the party, so to speak, in that I doubt my parents …

Water

ChaptersPreface12345678910111213141516171819202122 I have been swept along in life as if in a flowing stream. I cannot remember a time when my course was my own, and for the most part, that has been by choice as opposed to chance. Rather, for as long as I remember, I have committed my destiny to the flow of …