When Laurel and I encountered the empty nest, we resolved to still eat meals at our table and to do things together. One of those things became the crossword puzzle in the newspaper. I know — that sounds pretty boring, right? Stay with me here. As an incentive to complete the crossword, we rewarded ourselves with the Jumble. As an incentive to complete the Jumble, we rewarded ourselves with reading the funnies.
It was then we noticed something. The funnies in the newspaper just weren’t funny.
They are great — relatable and comical.
You can read a few here:
Today, I received my own copy of his first book. It’s great stuff, and would make a great gift for a friend.
I got mine on Amazon!