Short Stories and What Not

In honor of our Military: An Essay on Memorial Day

A couple of years ago, I wrote this little essay about Memorial Day.  In honor of those in my family who have served and are serving, friends who have served and others I don't know, I dedicate this blog post today to them.  Memorial Day 2010 This weekend I was hunkered down under an umbrella… Continue reading In honor of our Military: An Essay on Memorial Day

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Independence – Holiday and Way of Life

Years ago, and I mean many years ago, my dad (career air force) was transferred to McGuire AFB in New Jersey.  Always a southern child, moving up north was a pretty scary event.  For anyone who has lived in the south, the abrupt change from the slow south to the "all business" north can be a little… Continue reading Independence – Holiday and Way of Life