Monthly Archives: October 2009

The House That Harvey Built, We Have Made a Home

Fall                                                New (Dark) Moon The house that Harvey built ( Harvey Kadlec) as a model house for Kadlec Estates–3122 153rd Ave. NW, Andover, Minnesota–became a home long ago.  The kids have contributed memories and projects.  The land around the house … Continue reading

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Kate on Tuesday

Fall                                              New (Dark) Moon Back from the hospital to visit Kate.  She has the blue plastic line with its black plunger next to her at all times so she can get in the morphine drip for her current fifteen minute … Continue reading

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Surgery Finished

Fall                                New (Dark) Moon Kate made it through the surgery just fine.  She’s in recovery and I’m home feeding the dogs and letting the lawn mowers work.  I’ll head back in an hour so to see how she’s doing.  We … Continue reading

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Kate’s Big Day

Fall                                                 New (Dark) Moon Speaking too soon.  Vertigo returned last night, stronger than at any point during this last spell.  Damn.  An annoying experience.  This morning, so far, I feel uneasy, but ok.  Hope that continues since we have a … Continue reading

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Groveland

Fall                                    New (Dark) Moon As we approach Samhain, Summer’s End, on October 31st, we begin the new phase of the Dark Moon.  It finds my body healed from the bout of vertigo and relieved that the second round was milder … Continue reading

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Snain

Fall                                 Waning Blood Moon A drizzly, cool day has settled in over Andover.  The weather folk call this wintry mix, but that seems so inelegant.  Yucky weather.  Crummy weather.  Snain.  Slert.  Aacckk.  Something like that. It’s a great day to … Continue reading

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