Monthly Archives: August 2012

Happy Birthday Nate

Today Nate is 22. His 21st year was filled with milestones: college graduation, Manhattan art show, beginnings of Alpha Folks business. You’ve read about it on Mission of Complex. So today is one to celebrate and we plan on it … Continue reading

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Apples and Oranges

We took Robbie to Oswego yesterday to start college (Nate, Robbie and I went on a visit there two years ago: https://missionofcomplex.wordpress.com/2010/07/14/road-trip/). It was wonderful to move him in – his records, fridge, etc. – and his room is big … Continue reading

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A Different Medium

Digging through Nate’s room last week, I came across some of his 3-D graphics work he made in an 11th grade course. It was a class that, as the ballplayers say, was right in his wheelhouse, a fat pitch that fed … Continue reading

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Cleanup Time

Nate and I had a good time going through his bookcases. I don’t we’ve combed through them in the nine years we’ve lived in Cooperstown and it showed. We tossed old car buying newsletters that, I think, were from Illinois. … Continue reading

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Star Crossed

Last night I was up in my room when I heard Nate. “Fix it! Fix it!” he yelled over and over again. Usually that signifies some real trouble, but sometimes it’s something stupid that Nate simply can’t deal with. I’m … Continue reading

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