Good old times at Riverfront

Good old times at Riverfront

When I stepped into an elevator and headed toward the Riverfront Stadium turf for the first time, I was a bit antsy, unsure of where I was going and w...

March 22nd, 2019 updated: March 25th, 2019. |  


More than a place to keep stuff

More than a place to keep stuff

For the better part of the past 18 years my mother bugged me to get the last remnants of my property out of her house.Last weekend — a little mo...

March 21st, 2019 |  


Where did that come from?

Where did that come from?

A four-inch straight red line is cut across my forearm. I have absolutely no idea how I got it. I’m not entirely sure when I got it. It’s ...

March 19th, 2019 |  



We need to find a creek

We need to find a creek

Spring is at our doorstep and first signs of new life and new growth have begun bursting forth despite the frigid temperatures of recent days. It is t...

March 18th, 2019 |  


Advice for a fruitful life

Advice for a fruitful life

March is the month of my 80th birthday. I grew up in a hilly and woodsy section of semi-rural southern Ohio. A neighbor’s car rolled down one of...

March 15th, 2019 |  


He should have yelled fore

He should have yelled fore

One of my favorite things to do as my family gathers together at functions is to relive memories from the past. Most of them tend to be hilarious mome...

March 14th, 2019 |  


There’s no time for regrets

There’s no time for regrets

The finest stories begin with, “Once upon a time,” and end with “lived happily ever after.”Most stories in real life fall some...

March 13th, 2019 |  


U.S. criminal code too broad

U.S. criminal code too broad

Our criminal code is far too broad. You have likely committed a crime without ever intending to break the law.Criminal law draws its moral force from ...

March 12th, 2019 |  


The best ones come from you

The best ones come from you

I have always admired those writers and interviewers who possess the talent to draw the most interesting information from an interviewee in a seemingl...

March 11th, 2019 |  


Buzzard showed me the way

Buzzard showed me the way

One of the greatest spectacles in high school sports — the Ohio High School Athletic Association Wrestling State Tournaments — are taking ...

March 8th, 2019 |