Archive for October, 2011

July 11, 2007 Urban Word of the Day: Earworm A song that sticks in your mind, and will not leave no matter how much you try. Apparently ninety eight percent of people experience earworms. They last longer and are more irritating for women. I know this to be true. Starting about a month ago I […]

Dear Reader: Back in August I described the process of writing a quest. I mentioned then that I had written a quest for the Brecksville Station area along the towpath. It is now October and the quest is being field tested. Below is the quest. If you have the time and inclination, give it a […]

Eighty-year-old people often take lots of pills. Many of them are vitamins and other hopeful remedies for the aches and pains they get from looking in the mirror. Edith was no exception.  Her doctor gave her lots of hope by suggesting vitamins for her nails and hair, minerals for her bones and prescriptions for her […]