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Essays, Stories, Adventures, Dreams Chronicles of a Footloose Forester By Dick Pellek     Are You Bragging or Complaining?   This chronicle is for you, Red Lee.  You are in the center of that mental photograph that flashes in my mind, since that day in early autumn of 1955 when...

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Essays, Stories, Adventures, Dreams Chronicles of a Footloose Forester By Dick Pellek   Moss and Mumblety-peg The game of mumblety-peg is so old that even Mark Twain mentioned it as one of the favorites enjoyed by young boys.  It was outdoors, in the summer, and played in the grass.  To...

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On the road …again! Afghanistan to Zambia Chronicles of a Footloose Forester By Dick Pellek A Short Botanical History Of Home We youngsters might have taken the trees for granted when we were very young, but as we grew older those trees around the house became keepsakes.  The old Pellek...

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On the road…again! Afghanistan to Zambia Chronicles of a Footloose Forester By Dick Pellek   La Pizza In Tutto Il Mundo   While finishing a slice of hot pizza from an undistinguished establishment not usually known for good pizza (Sam’s Club in Salisbury, Maryland), the Bengal Tiger and The Bear...

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On the road… again! Afghanistan to Zambia Chronicles of a Footloose Forester By Dick Pellek   Knee High By The 4th Of July Growing up in the snowbelt of Northern New Jersey, the Footloose Forester was aware of the fact that our little town was about 10 degrees colder than...