Tag Archives: Mark Randel

2020-05-26 Pandemics, Astronauts and a Birthday

Dear Joseph and Lucia, What an incredible past few months. First of all, I hope both of you are well. My thoughts have been on you guys and how you’ve been dealing with the COVID-19 outbreak. I wonder if you’ve … Continue reading

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2020-03-11 Happy Birthdays

Dear Joseph and Lucia, Lucia, I’m sorry I didn’t write a letter on your birthday, but allow me to say here: Happy 19th birthday (a little late).  Joseph, happy 21st birthday to you today.  You are both growing up and … Continue reading

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2019-06-01 Graduation

Dear Joseph and Lucia, This will likely be the most edited letter I’ve ever sent to you.  I’m going through quite a few emotions after coming down to Woodville for the graduation ceremony.  After the events of two years ago … Continue reading

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2018-10-11 Hard Truths

Dear Joseph and Lucia, There have been some things on my mind I would like to get off my chest. At a casual glance at the letters I write to you, it would appear that I’m living a happy and … Continue reading

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2018-9-2 Getting settled back in

Dear Joseph and Lucia, I’m back from vacation and it has been a crazy time.  I think my favorite part of the whole adventure was the day I got to spend in Iceland by myself.  I didn’t have a lot … Continue reading

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2017-09-02 Recap from the last year

Dear Joseph and Lucia, It’s been over a year since I last wrote you.  A lot has happened during that time.  My work in San Antonio got cut a little short due to getting real sick.  I was forced to … Continue reading

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01-02-2015 Break is Almost over

Dear Joseph and Lucia, Today is my last full day at home before heading back up to Oklahoma. I’ll be very sad to leave Michèle.  The last two weeks have been a great time to spend with her.  I know … Continue reading

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12-30-2014 About to be a new year

Dear Joseph and Lucia, Today was a very quiet day. Michèle had to work.  I enjoyed the day by making scrambled eggs and fresh baked toast.  Rachael was home so there was always entertainment from her and her expressive personality.  … Continue reading

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12-29-2014 A fun time held by all

Dear Joseph and Lucia, Michèle and I had a fun time last night at the dinner. It was a tiny apartment jam packed with books, tables, and people.  I doubt your mother would have felt very comfortable there.  The attendees … Continue reading

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12-23-2014 More pictures from the past

Dear Joseph and Lucia, Now that I’m home, I have access to all the scanned pictures on the server.  I know I’ve published some of these in the past.  Lucia, there’s a whole series of pictures where you are adorable.  … Continue reading

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