Al Batt

Writer
40 different kinds of animals nest in roadside ditches, DNR says

40 different kinds of animals nest in roadside ditches, DNR says

My neighbor Crandall stops by. “How are you doing?” I ask. “Everything is nearly copacetic. I’ve got to get to the bank tomorrow and deposit ... Read more

Lessons learned at a Michigan restaurant

There were 7,373,600,467 people in the world at the time. I was dining with a friend named Jim at a snazzy restaurant in Michigan. My ... Read more

The darker the woolly worm, the worse the winter is supposed to be

The darker the woolly worm, the worse the winter is supposed to be

My neighbor Crandall stops by. “How are you doing?” I ask. Read more

Take a big look at the big sky out there

It wasn’t Joe or Hannah. It was the state. I was speaking at some things in Montana. Montana is called Big Sky Country because the ... Read more