When Despair Left Me

I can remember when the sun never shined. When the earth was stale when I ought to have been blind. Every movement every turn of the head, found the black of night and the slumber left my bed. I pretend to practice righteousness but the world has taught me not. Especially when I give thought…

Back In The Day

It has been so long since this picture was taken that I hardly recognize myself. It was taken when I was in High School. I’m the second one from left to right. Starting from the left is Billy then the turd to my left is Charlie. The guy standing behind Charlie is Zach. They are…

How Children Should & Do Change Your Life

I’ve been sifting through some pictures lately. The last post had my favorite pictures of my niece and nephew. All of these were taken years ago but one thing remains the same. There is no fiercer love than the love I have for these children. I always know they’ll be safe and it’s something being…

What Scared My Grandfather,The Most Fearless Man That Ever Lived

I made my daily visit to see my grandmother tonight. Mama Jo, as we call her, lives next door. My grandfather passed away over a year ago after 70 plus years of being married to her. Pop’s death has been difficult for her. She tells me she often cries because she sometimes expects him to…