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Davy Crockett Grins Down a Bear ... by Alice ..

Revised; originally published on 7 April 2014 

Dear Ones,

I remember the first time I saw this clip like it was yesterday. Convinced me through and through that all I need to face down the greatest danger is a great big grin! 175 more words

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Texas: Not to Be Taken Lightly

The interminable (sometimes painful) vastness of the Texas landscape has been the subject of numerous books over the years from writers of both fiction and history. 270 more words


Boonville, North Carolina

First timer?  In this formerly once-a-day blog (and now pretty much a once-every-four-or-five days blog), I use an app that provides a random latitude and longitude that puts me somewhere in the continental United States (the lower 48).  2,012 more words


Let your tongue speak what your heart thinks. Davy Crockett

David “Davy” Crockett (August 17, 1786 – March 6, 1836) was a 19th-century American folk hero… 36 more words


You May All Go to Hell & I Will Go To Texas

Last month K and I flew to Texas for a statewide music educators convention. It took a while, but I’ve finally found the time to recap our trip. 885 more words


The Wild Frontier: David Crockett State Park

Davy, Davy Crockett! King of the wild frontier

I was just a little too young to catch the first big wave of Crockettmania when it crested in 1955.

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