Month: December 2015


Santa on a sled pulled by two turkeys.

Holiday postcard from Schrader & Dennis, Three Oaks, MI. Late 1800s? 

The reindeer need a break now and then, and I do too. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.



“What is always offered us? The truth like a stuffed bird.”

~ William Gass, Life Sentences


“Doctrine should be such as should make men in love with the lesson, and not with the teacher.”

~ Sir Francis Bacon, The Advancement of Learning


“All dogmas lead men to the Abyss; doctrine is the enemy of vision and the denial of the past.”

~ Edward Dahlberg, Can These Bones Live?