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The Love of Laughter

I have many wonderful memories of Thanksgiving when I was a kid in West Kentucky… my favorite, though… Continue reading

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Back in the Old Days

It’s not what it used to be and maybe it never was, but growing up on a farm and in my family provided a good, solid basis for the next of my life. Continue reading

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The Long Way Home

You would be something of a rarity in our society if you’ve never heard someone say, “They don’t build them like they used to.” Continue reading

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Burning Pages

I’d stand back, watch the creeping red glow, the gray smoke drifting up, sifting through the low branches. When the fire burned low, I’d walk along, stirring the remnants with the rake, watch the sudden flare as the air hit the smoldering pockets. Continue reading

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