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by Steve Nauman
by Steve Nauman
Jun15SatJune 15, 2019 by Steve NaumanMy father Arnold Nauman, lived from 1926 to 2007. He was born in Long Island NY and moved with most of his family to upstate NY after WWII. His father (my grandfather) bought a country general store and the plan was for my uncle and father to work in the store with my grandfather. Before too long my uncle became the Postmaster of that small town...
May11SatMay 11, 2019 by Steve Nauman
My mother always took her job (7 children, it was a job) as a mom, seriously. I can remember before I was old enough to go to school, when sometimes in the morning she would read stories or even poems to me after my older siblings had left for school. She also invented clever ways of teaching me things too, like a cardboard template shaped like...
Apr23TueApril 23, 2019I grew up in rural upstate New York and worked in my fathers general store. One of the things I really looked forward to every spring was the big colorful display box of assorted garden seeds that would arrive. I can remember looking at those beautiful packages and reading the planting and growing instructions of almost every different type of...
Apr15MonApril 15, 2019 by Steve NaumanDo you remember some of those carefree days of childhood, when with a spirit of adventure and a lack of reasoning there wasn’t a thing you couldn’t accomplish.....in a day?
I have a good friend who lived in Colorado for a couple of years when he was a boy. He said that everyday when he and his younger brother would wake up in the...