My series on the McIntyre Mines and the Deserted Village is not yet complete but Amy and I have just returned from nearly a month in the Adirondacks and there are a number of topics about which I urgently wish to write, none more so than today’s Dispatch. So the conclusion of that series will have to wait.
Those of you readers who are particularly stalwart – that is, those of you who actually read my nonsense regularly – know that I can occasionally allow a little sarcasm to color my writings or that I can choose to be a provocateur. Just be be sure no one misses my point this week, let me assure you the following is entirely sincere. I’m not kidding or meaning to be cute. » Continue Reading.