Crow’s Feet
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Crow’s Feet

Hook a Hot Dog

The fish that ate our lunch.

Lake Fishing by Pixabay

My father was quite the fisherman. In the summer we’d see him packing his gear into the family rowboat early in the morning. He’d proceed to direct the boat out to a favored spot on Lake Willoughby. Sometimes he stay out all day “when they were biting.”

These were daily summertime expeditions, the lake was frozen in the winter. Although ice fishing was popular on…

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“The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.” (Frank Lloyd Wright) Non-fiction pieces, personal essays and occasional poems that explore how we feel about how we age and offer tips for getting the most out of life.

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Brian Dickens Barrabee

Brian Dickens Barrabee

Involved in life and writes stories about the experience, Consistently Medium Top Writer: Sports, Humor, Parenting. His book: Confessions of a Real Estate Man.

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