Clark Hollow Ramblings

Clark Hollow Ramblings: The garden invaders

Linda said I had caught two coons. I thought she was joking. I had no idea how that live trap would catch two animals at once, but that was what I had in the trap. I had caught a big old momma coon and a youngster about two-thirds grown. […]

Clark Hollow Ramblings

Still wandering aimlessly

It is hard to believe, but it has been over 10 years since I wrote an article for this paper called, “Wandering Aimlessly In The Woods.” Needless to say, for good or for bad, I am still suffering from this particular malady. […]

Dennis Brack
Clark Hollow Ramblings

Richard Brady: And the survey says?

I lament, again, what a shameful waste of charitable funds. You will have to excuse me now while I get my dictionary out and look up “privacy.” I seem to have forgotten what it means. I invite those who think there is anything new or of any value in this endeavor to look up “un-freaking-believable.” […]

Clark Hollow Ramblings

A little dark humor

It was almost 10 p.m. I was headed to bed. The phone rang and my wife answered it before I could get to it. She came into the room carrying the portable phone and said, “It’s the doctor’s office.” Oh dear. […]

Richard Brady
Clark Hollow Ramblings

The Blizzard of 2016

Well, we can’t say they didn’t warn us. I checked my favorite weather site on Monday before the storm, and they were already talking about a significant weather event for Friday and Saturday. As I write this, it’s about midday on Saturday. Just judging by what is on the picnic table out the window, it looks like we already have about two feet of snow. […]

Clark Hollow Ramblings

Just hold on

This is the time of year when the term “hunkering down” comes to mind. Before I tell you how I try to look at winter and waiting for warmer weather, I should recall for you the tale about the fellow who really liked to fish. […]

Clark Hollow Ramblings

Clark Hollow Ramblings: Another New Year

Friends, we can agree or disagree on the burn laws, the meaning of the Second Amendment to the Constitution and any of a number of different issues. What I am saying here is we should not take the freedoms we have lightly. […]