The Lull

There’s something very anti-climactic and almost sad about the end of a course–especially a short summer course. I put all that time and effort into reading and thinking and writing and reading some more and thinking some more and writing some more. And, then, just like that…poof. It’s over. I put the books on my…

My Hometown Series #5 — Good-bye, old friend.

Demolition on the old elementary school began yesterday, and in short order, the building will only be a memory. As much as I hate to see it go, having been in the building after it was emptied, and having seen many of its flaws which had gone unnoticed by most when it was full of students and teachers, I think this is for the best.

My Hometown Series #4 – Fireflies

Last night I was driving along County Line Road between Grand Saline and Fruitvale. As I drove through the low-lying area at the bottom of “thrill hill,” under the canopy of trees whose branches extend across the entire span of the old oil top road, and mingle with their cousins on the opposite side, and…

One of my favorite meals! (A re-blog of a re-blog)

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More New Stuff and Another Reminder

Hey, hey, hey! Guess what? I’ve published another piece for Parachute by MapQuest. You can find the link for it by clicking here…that will take you to my new web site. While you’re there, please be sure and register for email updates from my blog. Even if you currently receive them from this blog, you…