Monthly Archives: March 2012

Bullseye! (aka: The Phone Call)

Yesterday my brother gets a colonoscopy (you really wanted to hear that, huh?). This morning the phone rings, and the call goes something like this: <caller>  Is this Lyle? This is Nurse so-and-so from The Surgery Center. <me>  No, ‘Mam, … Continue reading

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Doughnut Cop?

I was stopped along 6th Ave. at Broad St. in Lancaster when this caught my eye. I just had to take a picture of it, even if all I had was a cellphone. Too funny! Gotta’ be a classic….  

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Cool Things I’ve Seen

I love to ride the Adena Bike Trail, which runs south from Nelsonville to Athens, and then east a few more miles. The round-trip distance of this ride is about 46 miles, depending on whether you take any side-detours. I’ve … Continue reading

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Unidentified Snake

I was stopped at Lake Romona along Clearcreek Rd in southern Fairfield County and saw this snake sunning itself on a log just before the sun dropped behind the hills. While it may look like the venomous Copperhead, I believe … Continue reading

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Bicycle’s I’ve Owned

Murray Monteray 3-speed Dad got one of these for me when I was still in elementary school. It was maroon in color, unlike the one shown here, and had an internally-geared three-speed hub with what we kids called typical “English … Continue reading

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