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A Few Crazy thoughts by the "Fuddydud"

Just a few thoughts…….Enjoy
BJ

Life is not always fair,
Does anyone truly care?

Always speak the truth,
Although it could be uncouth

Love is something to share, 130 more words

Whiskey Chicken - A Good Old Southern Recipe

This is a recipe my Pop referred to as “Chicken that had to get drunk to come to the table”.

½ cup Soy sauce
¼ cup Teriyaki sauce… 127 more words

Being Underwood

Earlier this week I attended a funeral at Live Oak Church for Mrs. Iris Harris. “Aunt Iris”,as we knew her when we are growing up, was a beautiful lady, inside and out. 2,014 more words

Words That Sneak Up On Me III: Some Serious Talk About Sass and Other Sundries

Now, I’ve been wont to say I don’t really have a Southern accent.  While this is not strictly accurate to the ear raised in other latitudes, it does hold largely true that I am less likely to betray my origins by bend and elision of speech than I am to give it away with… 935 more words

Memoir

Biloxi, Then and Now

This past weekend, my wife Jo Ann, our friend Sharon and I spent a nice weekend in Biloxi.  We took the RV and stayed in a park right across from the beach.  2,092 more words

Southern Culture

SOUTHERN DECAY IV

IV: OUT OF CHILDHOOD, INTO DUST

My mother’s hand on my baby book is an image that I will keep with me for a long time. 104 more words

We're All Mad Here

Mud Will Tell: Watermelon Theft Doesn't Pay

      My childhood is one checkered by stories that seem to have no actual end.  The plots all resemble a rather twiggy shrub as opposed to the smooth, direct line of distinctive motion that most stories are supposed to have.  874 more words

Memoir