Friday, February 15, 2019
EVERYTHING IS NEW AGAIN

Old Things Have Become New Again

Reading is fundamental. I learned that from a television commercial in 1980 when I was 5 years old. Apparently, the marketing strategy worked and...
promises kept

Promises We Keep

I have a pact with my sister. I promised her that I would make sure she was wearing lipstick when she dies. Not literally at...
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Tiger With A Big Heart

She was a short lady and about as big around as she was tall. She had a mop of curls on her head and...
New year advice

A Little Advice

The simple fact is that folks typically set unrealistic goals as New Year’s Resolutions. Me included. I’m sorry, it’s plain fact. The truth. Not only does...
happy new year

For What It’s Worth – No New Year’s Resolutions For Me

Welcome to a new year; and if you still write checks, good luck with the “19.” I usually pick up the new number somewhere...
Pioneer Trails and Tales south georgia today

The Native People of Southwest Georgia

Only one group of Native people in North America, who we call the Cherokee, ever created a written language. This unfortunately came late in...
christmas blessing

A Christmas Blessing

Around Christmas four years ago, after buying our retirement home in Orlando, I went to Hobby Lobby on a quest for new Christmas trees....
last night with santa

My Last Night With Santa

I held his weathered hand in mine through the metal rails of his hospital bed. The room was dark, except for the sliver of...
fitness

Merry Fitness

With the holidays approaching quickly those of us who are trying to maintain our weight and fitness routine always have a challenge. Most people...
daddy and me

What I Got From My Father

I got my looks from my father.  His brown eyes, skin coloring, and face shape.  And the dominant eyebrows come from him, too.  I...
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