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A Simple Christmas Story (intro)

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Sometimes there is a special story wrapped tightly (and sometimes well hidden) around the core layers of your remembered experiences. Just recently I discovered something new in a common house hold staple of my growing up years in Blackshear, GA.

You may read the story here.


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December 21, 2009 at 7:11 pm

Once Upon a Morning Chilly, Part One

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Often in the lives of young boys and girls,  a healthy imagination is often much broader, more interesting and more far reaching than the calming voices of reason. In this account I have tried to address them all in this simple story that takes place in Blackshear, Ga. The year was 1958. Or, if you are following my outline, winter count 9.

Click here  to read “Once Upon a Morning Chilly, Part One”.

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December 3, 2009 at 4:03 pm

The Lord of the Clover Field

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Picture 18Want to see what it is like growing up on a farm in rural Georgia? This is one of my families many stories. “The Lord of the Clover Field“.

I hope you enjoy it.

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October 3, 2009 at 1:40 am

Old Rivers

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Picture 18When I listen to this song, it takes me back to a time standing in the kitchen in front of the old wood heater getting  warm. The smell of sausage and eggs and Mama’s sweet voice calling us to breakfast. Daddy would have the radio playing; filling the small farmhouse with sounds to suggest another day has started; another adventure was there before us to share.

There is something haunting in Walter Brennan’s voice that will forever remind me of those days so long ago.

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August 10, 2009 at 2:02 pm