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A Child's Time-In Simple Rhyme (262)

Looking for something interesting to occur-

During the long hot summer.



Grandma's House

My grandparents were the most amazing people ever.

Everyone at church called them grandma and grandpa.

They lived on an idyllic farm in the country, with a horse named Ginger, and a garden bigger than a city block. 661 more words


How Did It Begin?

Why did abuse start?  How did it begin?  These are questions each of my family members have asked themselves and each other.  The conclusion was; mom and dad were good people, the best parents, innocent by standards, the most hurt from the abuse therefore it could have nothing to do with them.  897 more words


Revenge is Wet

I’m not usually an angry person.  I’m not the most couth, but it takes a bit to make me seek revenge. And when I do, it’s usually in an entertaining way. 461 more words


Woodcraft 7: My Father's Wood Shop

By the time I was nine, I knew my pieces of wood pretty well.  I relied on sight more than on sound or scent, but I could almost always correctly identify a piece of pine or fir, cherry or walnut, oak or ash, willow or whatever.  907 more words


Richard Linklater's Ordinary Boyhood

There have been those who have proclaimed Boyhood the greatest film of the 21st century.  And there’s a huge faction that believe it’s Richard Linklater’s magnum opus.  979 more words


For the Birthday Boy

I am so thankful that this little cutie was born thirty four years ago today.  I love him with all my heart.

Happy Birthday, Husband!