Pat, who is going on 107 years old, says she was surprised that her difficulty breathing was caused by a heart problem, not her lungs.
This week on Culture Queue, we enjoy the good weather while it lasts.
Julie Gard is a prose poet that lives in Duluth and teaches writing at the University of Wisconsin-Superior. She writes about art, travel, family, and water. The Beat is a daily reminder that, in Minnesota poetry matters, and Minnesota poets prove that every day.