Stripped Bare…..

I was worn out yesterday afternoon and needed an escape. The rain, work and me were all taking a toll. So as the sky cleared in the afternoon and the dogs needed to get out as much as I, off we went. I decided to walk down by the lake. The air was cooler and I couldContinue reading “Stripped Bare…..”

Privilege

I always noticed him as I walked out of my parents house growing up. Tall, thin and moving slowly his speed never seemed to vary. He wore the same clothing every day….dark gray pants, a lighter gray work shirt with his name embroidered above the pocket, thick soled factory work boots and a straw fedoraContinue reading “Privilege”

Home and Love

It’s been almost thirty years since they left. Vivid memories of them are intertwined and mixed into my soul. With the help of their children, my aunts and uncles, we cleared out and packed up that house that held a lifetime of memories in Decatur. My grandmother was a classic, old school southern lady…..exactly what you’dContinue reading “Home and Love”