Our Community’s River

So, you may not have caught on yet, but the Sangamon River is Our Community’s River. Seriously, somebody should write a book about Mahomet and title it: “A River Runs Through It”. Then – after it becomes a best seller – it could become a feature film directed and narrated by Robert Redford and starring Brad Pitt and win an […]

Welcome Spring!

Springtime Renewal Phew! It’s finally over. At sunset on the vernal equinox, I stood on my bluff overlooking the Sangamon, feeling the current carry my thoughts off toward the setting sun. At 4:58 pm on March 20, our planet’s north-south axis was aligned precisely 90 degrees relative to the sun. All over the planet, night equals day and now.  For […]