Fancy Newsletters

Why "Fancy"?

Back in the late 1990s, the original editions of the SLF newsletter were dubbed ‘fancy’ as a tongue-in-cheek acknowledgement that the newsletter was not very fancy at all.  It was one-page, double-sided, with no graphics.  Readers appreciated its simplicity in a world of complicated and overwhelming communication.  We’ve added a graphic or two, but the template remains the same.  Read our latest “Fancy” Newsletters below!

March 2023- Music to an Old Shortstop’s Ear

I’m an old shortstop.  Baseball was my thing.  It started with my 4th-grade pal Jim Goodwin and the old City League, where we played in sneakers, blue jeans and a white t-shirt with “Wolverines”...

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November 2022- With Thanksgiving!

                     gra-ti-tude – the quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for, and return, kindness. By the time you read this, the mid-term elections will be over.  I don’t...

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