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"Livin' on Tulsa Time"

What a year it’s been! Exactly one year ago we began to unpack our lives and settle into a new home here in Oklahoma. The year delivered a whirlwind (both literally and figuratively) of events: our first tornado scare, getting published in TulsaPeople Magazine, learning the two-step together, meeting Trisha Yearwood (twice!), starting a new job, singing our hearts out at more country concerts than we could keep track of, becoming… 207 more words


Worse Instead of Better


So the taskmasters and the foremen of the people went out and said to the people, “Thus says Pharaoh, ‘I will not give you straw. 924 more words


Adele, the “lady” who asked the question, is the nineteen-year-old partner of an ex-jailbird named Early, played by Brad Pitt, in one of his … early movies, back in 1993, “Kalifornia”. 446 more words

Dust Bowl Survivors

Interesting brief bit about comparing the dust bowl to current droughts. And fascinating photos of “Okies” who stayed to fight out the dust bowl.


Extreme Weather

Movie Review: The Grapes of Wrath (1940)

This movie couldn’t have come at a more perfect time. I’m not sure if I would have enjoyed The Grapes of Wrath at any point in my life but now. 797 more words


The Grapes of Wrath

The Grapes Of Wrath Book Review

A very, very long time ago I created a list of my 10 favorite books and have maintained and updated it ever since. 591 more words