On Turning Sixty

Last month, on November 16, to be exact, I reached what many people consider one of the notable mileposts on the journey through life: I turned sixty. What do I know at sixty? My life is very different from what I’d imagined a man’s life to be at this age. When I was much younger, … Read more

Class Reunion: At Forty

I graduated from high school just over forty years ago.  (Please don’t do the age calculation.)  This past weekend, I attended the 40th reunion of the 1969 graduating class of Hood River High School in Hood River, Oregon.  It was, all things considered, a pretty remarkable experience. At some point in your lives, most of … Read more