Month: May 2015

HOW MUCH IS TOO LITTLE?

HOW MUCH IS TOO LITTLE? The game is over, the dugout is empty, and the field has been dragged.  One team is headed to the snack bar or the parking lot.  And the other team is jumping into a dogpile in the outfield.  The jubilation of a come-from-behind victory?  Possibly the sweet relief of a…

By Dan Freedman May 28, 2015 0

LANGUAGE BARRIER

LANGUAGE BARRIER Within the past week, two people who I love dearly each told me – separately – that they try to read this blog, but can’t always follow it.  That didn’t bother me in the least, because, as I wrote in my very first entry, this ain’t for everyone.  I was just happy that…

By Dan Freedman May 14, 2015 0

12

12 According to School House Rock, Three . . . is a Magic Number. And while that may be the case, I think 12 may be as magical as it gets. The old cliché is that youth is wasted on the young.  Never is that writ larger than at age 12. I am not exactly…

By Dan Freedman May 7, 2015 0

TO I-WALK or NOT TO I-WALK

TO I-WALK or NOT TO I-WALK A few posts ago I proffered my opinion on a matter, and dogmatically declared that anyone who disagreed with me was wrong.  I will not do that today.  Truth be told, I sit firmly on the fence on this matter, and don’t believe I can be convinced either way. …

By Dan Freedman May 1, 2015 0