A perspective from Oregon’s mid-Willamette Valley

Starting a new year of ‘hh-today’

Written January 1st, 2024 by Hasso Hering

  Here I am, ready to make a fresh start at the beginning of the new year 2024.

New year already? Man, that was fast

Written December 31st, 2022 by Hasso Hering

The only point of this entry on hh-today.com is to thank you readers and to wish you all a happy new year, which is what I tried to do here:

Happy New Year (we hope)

Written December 31st, 2021 by Hasso Hering

As 2021 ends, flags lowered to half staff seem like a fitting symbol all around.

A word on the year’s end at hh-today

Written December 31st, 2020 by Hasso Hering

I don’t know if or when you will open this file, but it’s being published for New Year’s Eve. And if you have five minutes with nothing better to do, I invite you to click the video below. So, as I think I said several times, hang in there and best wishes for the new […]

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Happy new year: Here’s how

Written December 31st, 2012 by

A friend emailed me a text that that may be helpful as 2012 comes to an end and we are forced, whether we like it or not, to start 2013. She quoted the “Recipe for a Happy Year” by Katharina Elisabeth Goethe. Here’s my attempt at a translation of these particular instructions: Take 12 months, thoroughly […]

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