Monthly Archives: May 2017

TAMARACK ‘ER DOWN

THE CONTRARIAN Regular readers will know that my favorite tree is the tamarack, otherwise known as ‘Eastern Larch’. Tamarack is a different kind of tree; some botanists say not a tree so much as a plant relic of dinosaur days. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

WORLDCLASS DESTINATION

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

LOCAL KNOWLEDGE

THE CONTRARIAN Cell phone conversation, sometime in the future. Hollow, tinny voice, slightly sing-song accent: “Hello, this is your 911 operator, what is your location?” Agitated male voice: “Hello 911, you have to send the police and an ambulance right … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

LOVE AND MARRIAGE

THE CONTRARIAN A PAGE FROM WILLY BRANTS DIARY — The girl on the radio goes “Do that to me one more time, once is never enough with a man like you”. Now maybe I have a dirty mind, but it … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment