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Tracy K. Lorenz / The 'Doc'

February 21, 2020

Noblesse Oblige In France there’s a phrase, Noblesse Oblige, which loosely translated means, “It is the obligation of the nobleman to show the commoners how to act.”  If you’re a Prince you shouldn’t be getting hammered in ...

Tracy K. Lorenz / Taking Care

February 21, 2020

The Dunes I was lucky enough to grow up with 700 acres of dune land in my backyard. “The dunes” abutted Lake Michigan and were/are about as pretty a place as you’ll find on earth. The best part was they were empty, no houses, no people, just ...

With Fresh Eyes ...

February 21, 2020

A Life that Mattered She brought a zest for life to her elementary school classroom. She left a lasting impact on the students she taught and mentored. Her love of the natural world was a lesson embraced. Her classroom was a new adventure, a new opportunity ...

Tracy K. Lorenz ...

February 21, 2020

Typing Out Loud I have to hand it to the Democrats, they’re absolutely relentless. They’re wrong EVERY SINGLE TIME but they just shake it off and press on to their next attempt at destroying lives and spending money. Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, ...

Tracy K. Lorenz / EarthTalk

February 21, 2020

Tim’s Girlfriend It’s weird how you get used to things, how places and landmarks others deem spectacular become ordinary after you’ve looked at those same things a billion times. I see Lake Michigan on pretty much a daily basis, it’s ...

Tracy K. Lorenz / Outside Chance

February 21, 2020

The Fish On Tuesday of this week I was asked to speak at the Fremont Rotary Club luncheon. I prattled on for a half hour or so until it came to question and answer time and then, for the first time ever, I was stumped, I kinda froze. I’m usualy pretty ...