Tag: Joliet Fire Department

The Trouble is You Think You Have the Time

Recently one of my favorite people asked me why I hadn’t written lately, he wondered where my stories had been, why he hadn’t received an email with a notice that I had posted. I stuttered, bit my cheek and I felt I needed to explain. My reason: for 15 weeks between May and August, I... Read more »

Pink Heals in Joliet has a New Truck - The Kris!

When I was younger, I used to joke that my ancestors landed in Joliet, Illinois either because someone was giving away land or the horse died while crossing the Des Plaines River.  Whatever their reason for landing here I had always wondered why did they stay?  There was so much more scenic land if they had continued West or warmth... Read more »