Summertime stories

Well, autumn has made its appearance. This tree told of summertime stories, of fishing, of learning, of laughter. Related posts:...

Jubilee – Asheville, NC : The message beneath the spectacle.

So, what do the following things have in common? Dogs, birds, hamster, Stevie Wonder, and breast feeding. Well, all could...

Perfection

Saturday morning, around a little after 7:00 AM, I spent about 30 minutes sitting on a boat ramp near the...

Discoveries

From the 13th floor, if I look west (to my right), I can see BB&T Stadium, new home of the...

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This handsome fellow is “Baby Dale”. Anyone who is a friend of my niece Venus knows who this is. She posts, it seems, every minute of his life on Facebook. Vanessa has a thing for him too, but I’m not…

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You have no choice. Even if you tell me that you’re going to quit, you’ll have to do this until you quit. ~”Jim” A few months ago we had a shake-up in our department, which is nothing unusual at this…

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Nope. It’s not a typo. I realize that the b and v keys are right next to each other, but I assure you, it’s sailor talk rather than fancy fingers. This weekend, I got to participate in one of Vanessa’s…

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I don’t know why, but from the time that I was a child, I heard that when it is raining and the sun is shining at the time time then that meant that the devil was beating his wife. Well…

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On Ashland Ave, nearly due south was Firestone Park. Each year, on the 4th of July, they held a pretty good fireworks display. I don’t remember that we ever went to the park to see the display, but I do…