Category Archives: Uncategorized

Life Without Warning

  So, after eleven days of persistent flu symptoms, I finally surrendered, and went in to see the doctor.  I had figured I could finally shake this bug on my own, now that I had seven days off until my … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Of Saucers and Corpuscles

            Twenty-two students at Sydney University yesterday morning saw “flying saucers,” similar to those which have been reported in the United State and Canada, where army planes are standing by to pursue them.             One summer, when I was … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Short Accounts

She was just a cat.  Eleven years old.  Not as fast as she used to be, perhaps. When the kids were young, they had visited Aunt Angie’s farm for a week, and had played in the barn daily with frisky, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Protected: Neon Shades of Gray

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

Posted in Uncategorized

House Racing

I’ve been trying to remember what sorts of activities we used to participate in before video games. I remember racing around the outside of the house. Our house was set into a hill, and sometimes, when the cousins were over, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Harold and Rose

So, I’ve started work on Harold and Rose, an historical novel about the adventures and struggles of a young newlywed couple who, in 1930 Great Depression America, move thirty times in the first year of marriage, following roadbuilding, sawmill, and grainmill … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Changes

Changes Morph Images Ever wonder what goes on inside the mind of a writer? I’m going to allow my blog to morph this year. Up to this point,  https://cakabala.wordpress.com , has merely been a convenient repository for things I’ve written—songs, personal essays, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

A Hard Road Home (Part Thirteen) Meditations

  “…this morning I was so rash as to read some of the public newspapers; suddenly an indolence of the weight of twenty atmospheres fell upon me, and I was stopped, faced by the appalling uselessness of explaining anything whatever … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Grandpa Never Did Like Priests

(September 3, 2012, marks the 100th anniversary of my grandfather’s arrival in America, from Poland.  Though he seldom talked about the old country (he was sixteen when he emigrated), he would often tell tales about his life in Chicago, and in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

A Hard Road Home (Part Twelve) The Gift of Heritage

  Chris Schultz  Meet Connor Talon Schultz……your new master. Mobile Uploads Like ·  · August 19 at 10:12pm via mobile  Sarah Kabala, Cindy Elliott Cordes, Joshua Maxwell and 15 others like this. Chris Schultz  August 19……The greatest day of my entire life! Thank you so much Shalom. Like ·  · August 20 at 2:05am  Drew … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment