The Whistler

“That’s where he used to live.” “Who?” “Tom Hardy.” “Who’s he?” “Was.  He died centuries ago.” “Who was he, Mom?” “Well, the town folks used to say that he was a whistling wonder.” “What does that even mean?” “Well, when he first came here, people didn’t pay him much attention until they heard him whistle. … Read More The Whistler

Property Values

“I’m going to do something about this,” Winnifred declared angrily as she looked out the window at the construction site.  “How dare they think that they can build a casino here?  This is a respectable neighborhood.  Do you know what kinds of people a casino will draw?  I’m going to the meeting and voice my… Read More Property Values