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Joseph Xavier Martin

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Canadian Excursion

Canadian Excursion It was sunny and a warm 72 degrees out (F), as we set off northward for our brief Canadian Excursion. We were leaving in a few...

The Bank

THE BANK It is a single-story, solid little building that sits on the Northwest corner of Seneca Street and Seneca Parkside, on the South side of...

Be Careful What you wish for.

In the Avian world, those talented and industrious and birds that can gather the most fish and feed their young are the ones who survive and pass on...

Colorful idioms spice up the conversation

Colorful idioms spice up the conversation I have written before about my fascination with idioms in the English language. They are both colorful and...

Zero Sum Game

The Zero-Sum Game I have always wondered why some folks seem to resent the success of others. It would seem antithetical to the way that we were...