Posts Tagged: gators

Traveling to the not-so-distant past

Day 1 of the grand road trip finds us in Jacksonville, visiting with some old (not in age, unless you consider me old and we’re not going there) friends. First, some props are due to my redoubtable Avalon.  With its seventh birthday just months away, the car (freshly detailed and shampooed) purred along the highways, cruise… Read more »

We are the champions

More than once on this blog you’ve read me going on about how lucky a life I’ve had.  This is not intended as bragging or one-upmanship and I certainly don’t want to bore you with endless repetition of a theme.  But I am deeply appreciative of what I have; living in a country of great… Read more »

Be true to your school

The penultimate day of “sports week” here at the JMD blog is all about the ultimate party:  college sports.  What better time to discuss this amazing phenomenon than in a month famous for college sports, the NCAA basketball tourney commonly referred to as “March Madness”? While the presumption that college sports is only a mania… Read more »