The Life and Legacy of Irene Bernhardt
January 6, 1936 - August 28, 2006
Several years ago one of my sisters sent me the following poem. It meant a lot to me, and I wanted to share it with you today:
One of My Favorite Days
We all love Christmas. Halloween is scary sweet.
I’m thankful for Thanksgiving, boy how we eat!
During the summer of 2018, I had the privilege of achieving a long-anticipated goal: walking the Camino de Santiago—the Way of Saint James—in Spain. One of the many interesting things about the Camino is that, despite the name, it isn’t really a single road.
Pvt. Jonathan Lee Gifford was the first U.S. soldier killed in Iraq. He was killed just two days into the war on March 23, 2003. Spc. David Emanual Hickman was killed by a roadside bomb in Iraq on November 14, 2011. The Washington Post on December 17, 2011, said Hickman “may have been the last” U.S.
My good friend Andy Millard had heard about my piano and asked if he could create a video about my Model L Steinway Piano. Here is what he prepared:
On August 24 2012 I was interviewed via Skype by John Bowen the CEO of CEG Worldwide.
After my niece Dorothy graduated from high school this year she spent the summer with me. She did some work in my office and we spent very enjoyable weekends sightseeing in the D.C. area.