Category Archives: Jay’s Back Porch


Jay Merton Dear Gentle Reader™: This blog began on 29 July 2007, almost 13 years ago, and I’m burned-out. I must ask myself whether, or not, I want to continue writing at all. It has become more and more difficult … Continue reading

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Danger Bay—Episode 14(a)—Spending Labor Day in Danger Bay

By Jay Merton Happy Labor Day, Gentle Readers! It is a fine Saint Paul, Minnesota morning with the temperature a pleasant 65ºF. I was just thinking that all too soon we’ll be reporting temperatures in degrees below zero [[shudder]]! Pleasant … Continue reading

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