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Falling in Love Again

April 15, 2013
Falling in Love Again

It seems like yesterday that I met you. Holding you in my arms was the ultimate adrenaline rush. It still …Read the Rest

Beyond the Shirt and Tie

March 11, 2013
Beyond the Shirt and Tie

The starched collar left no question that this was a serious matter. Job interviews always are. As he stepped into …Read the Rest

Eight Legs Too Many

March 4, 2013
Eight Legs Too Many

For such a small creature (most of the time) they sure do strike a chord of fear in our hearts. …Read the Rest

Follow the Leader

February 18, 2013
Follow the Leader

“Go .3 miles and turn right.” “Go .7 miles and turn left.” *** Taking my grandson to his Cub Scout …Read the Rest

Grandpa Sayings – Worth Repeating

Grandpa Sayings – worth repeating I am a grandpa. I don’t use many “grandpa sayings.” I have lots to say. …Read the Rest

Fold or Raise

January 30, 2013
Fold or Raise

The silence was broken by the sound of ice rattling in Jim’s rocks glass of bourbon. He swished the drink …Read the Rest

Dandelions

January 28, 2013
Dandelions

It surprised me to see him standing there in the middle of my backyard. But, there he was, looking at …Read the Rest

No Shame in Asking

January 23, 2013
No Shame in Asking

As she fumbled through her wallet for the food stamps, the man behind her shifted his weight from one leg …Read the Rest

Denominations Aside

January 16, 2013
Denominations Aside

“Rosebud” Her name meant “Rosebud.” A small wisp of a woman, some reports say she was 4’9″ and some say …Read the Rest

Small Packages – Unbelievable Joy

I’ve often said that everyone brings something to the table. Whether in experience, a point of view or a spirit; …Read the Rest