Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usThu, 8 Oct 2015 14:34:55 EDTThu, 8 Oct 2015 14:34:55 EDT smells, odd words - all in a memory smells better than fields of drying corn on a muggy fall night. It's indefinable. Not musty, but a little dusty. Not like a yard full of dying leaves, but almost.Sun, 4 Oct 2015 00:00:00 EDTGetting old is a bother's the realization of aging that's a bother Someone must be to blame for my aging. Certainly not I. No, in my mind I'm 43, a perfect match for the number worn by Denver Broncos starting free safety Steve Foley back in the Orange Crush days.Sun, 27 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTComing of fall brings back combine memory's coming on fall. My favorite season, fall. It reminds me of Dad and working on the combine. Odd, I know. You'd think I'd be remembering colors past, crisp air and strolls through an orchard. But, no. I remember the combine incident.Sun, 20 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTGrandparents Day celebration is today this. I may have been watching too many "Golden Girls" reruns, but do it. Picture this. A farm northeast of Vincent. Sunday afternoon. It's a sunny day, a fine day in 1957.Sun, 13 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTNo horror film, no matter how good, is good things I don't understand. I don't understand why weeds grow faster than grass, why friendships are so much easier in old age, why sleep comes unbidden during prime time TV and stays so elusive in the wee hours of the morning.Sun, 6 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDT