Out of the Blue

Out of the Blue

“The day misspent, the love misplaced, has inside itthe seed of redemption. Nothing is exempt from resurrection.” – Kay Ryan


Does Tiger Woods deserve redemption? That thought crossed my mind several times as I was enthralled by the final round of the Masters Sunday. Undoubtedly, the 43-year-old’s onestroke win at Augusta was quite the redemption story, and I’ve shared my love for those stories often in this space. Before answering my question, a brief background on Tiger and how we […]

Out of the Blue



NOTE: While writing my column and jotting down random thoughts for a funeral remembrance about my grandma, Lorraine Kunnari, who early last Friday morning suddenly left us – her husband of 72 years, my grandpa Don; her 11 children, including my mom Connie, and their 11 spouses; 50 grandchildren (two deceased, including my brother Jon) and their 40-some spouses (I […]

Out of the Blue

“I have great faith in fools; self- confidence my friends would call it.” – Edgar Allan Poe


Best pals Case and Ninja. Photo by the Man.I should probably begin this week with an apology to those I may have victimized in a little social experiment I perpetrated on April 1. My wife, who was unwittingly involved as she napped, tells me I should… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. […]

Out of the Blue

“I am so old that I can remember when other people’s achievements were considered to be an inspiration, rather than a grievance.” – Thomas Sowell


 The pittance that is what knowledge I’ve accumulated in my 42 years and 99 days on this speck of water-soaked dust could be summed up in the old adage about “knowing just enough to be dangerous.” Aye, like the butter knife is a danger to butter… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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