Awestruck

Awestruck

If you live in the Midwest, you can say for certain that fields of wheat and corn are a real part of the landscape. But for some living in the Heartland, something rooted deep inside of your being sees mountains and ripples of blue merging far off in the distance. And...
Dying To Belong

Dying To Belong

Have you ever heard of the Lemon Drop? If you live in Indiana, (Anderson to be exact) and are a novice “foody”, your answer is, “yes!” Jutting out from the middle of nowhere, you’ll miss it if you blink, this old fashioned greasy spoon and hand-pumped flavored soda...
My House

My House

I have plenty of half-past six friends. These are they, also known as mature, seasoned, prime-timer, but never call my friends over-the-hill because I will bet the last cow in the meadow that they don’t see it that way.  For most, they’re somewhere between...
Watch My Feet

Watch My Feet

Ice is slick, and blades are sharp.  Seems like a combination that every sensible human being would file into two completely different categories.  Not us!  “Kids, let’s grab some blades. No, first, let’s use real money and pay someone to borrow some super sharp...
Dead Grass Path

Dead Grass Path

Dead Grass Path We love our dog. His old-soul name, George, just makes him adorable. It’s hard to admit that for years we held him hostage.  You see, we convinced ourselves it was for his own good. He loves our neighbor, and the tricky part is he must cross the...