I’m somewhat obsessed about Spring in Michigan. I grew up somewhat further south, where daffodils bloom in March and Tulips bloom in April. Here, the daffodils bloom in April, and I have no tulips because the critters eat them all. It is now the end of February, the snow has melted, we have had warm days of rain, and flooding has occurred. We are expecting … Continue reading Is it Spring yet?
I recently gave a speech to my toastmasters group centering on the issue of brain damage in NFL players. Now, today, I find that a local foundation will be funding a football program for middle schoolers. Newspaper article. I realize that football is still an accepted sport for boys. I was taken by the irony of the timing – the same week that I did the … Continue reading Concussion