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To Tell The Truth

“To Tell the Truth” is the title of a game show on television in which four panelists are given a person’s achievements and given the task of selecting which of the three candidates in front of them is the real person by asking questions. 441 more words


Fast Away

“You can’t be open to new opportunities if your life is full.” – Bob Goff

I grew up in Arkansas but moved away with my wife and daughters twenty-one years ago this month, and it was obvious that we entered a new world when our move coincided with “Mardi Gras break” in our new hometown. 271 more words

Original Essays

Royal Terns

I’ve captured the Royal Tern before in past years, but found I hadn’t listed it on my lifer list.  Bad slip on my part!

This time I’m not missing the chance, adding the Royal Tern as #197. 69 more words


Naples Pier

This is on the pier in Naples, Florida.


The Mermaids-Weeki Wachee State Park {Florida}

Always be yourself…unless you can be a mermaid, then always be a mermaid. We made our way to Weeki Wachee State Park so that we could see the mermaids for ourselves. 221 more words


Big Howdy from Pencil-cola

Sorry for the relative radio silence, but I’ve been touring the gulf coast, writing lots of postcards, and Mardi Gras-ing it up! I should be back to the office and the daily pencil-sharpener grind soon, so hang tight.


Valentine's Day - Not just for Romance!

Valentine’s Day is this week and what a great opportunity to show employers, employees, colleagues and customers how much you appreciate them. 506 more words