An Incredible Journey

Very shortly after my father-in-law (Roderick Brown) and mother-in-law (Marylee Wheeler) were married in 1967, they traveled out west.  As I’m told, this trip wasn’t as much a honeymoon as it was an exodus to avoid Marylee’s father, Bill.  So the story goes, the marriage between Rod and Marylee was not immediately embraced by Bill. […]


Sage District Farm: Chapter 11

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Table of Contents The Move The House The Father The Mother Hay Maker Introducing Thelma Louise The Milk Strike Threshing Day The School Erin’s Story: Soaped After the Farm Chapter 11 – After the Farm After a transitory stage from rural to urban lifestyles we settled into sort of a routine. It also was the […]


Sage District Farm: Chapter 10

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Table of Contents The Move The House The Father The Mother Hay Maker Introducing Thelma Louise The Milk Strike Threshing Day The School Erin’s Story: Soaped After the Farm Chapter 10 – Erin’s Story: Soaped This story can be included or left out. I leave that decision to the three of you. I’m writing it […]


Sage District Farm: Chapter 9

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Table of Contents The Move The House The Father The Mother Hay Maker Introducing Thelma Louise The Milk Strike Threshing Day The School Erin’s Story: Soaped After the Farm Chapter 9 – The School SAGE DISTRICT NO. 6.  The neat, white, one room school sat on the crest of the hill between Sawmill Road and […]


Sage District Farm: Chapter 8

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Table of Contents The Move The House The Father The Mother Hay Maker Introducing Thelma Louise The Milk Strike Threshing Day The School Erin’s Story: Soaped After the Farm Chapter 8 – Threshing Day Monday morning dawned clear and cool. The clearness would hopefully stay with us but the coolness would be replaced by the […]