Short Story

ARGONAUT She stretched out her hand to feel the tall grass slide through her little fingers. “ATTENTION! ALERT!” “Do you think I’ll ever go to another planet?” “I don’t know, dear. But, your daddy thinks we’ll have to try if people don’t start taking better care of this one.” “ATTENTION! ALERT!” “But, do you think […]

Entertainment center remodel

Well, here comes December. The weather around here doesn’t seem to realize it yet, so we’ve had some really nice weekends. Which means lots of projects that I normally wouldn’t tackle during winter. I just finished “remodelling” our entertainment center. I picked the base up on a local freecycle group a few years ago and […]

Another Project Done

I like to do big projects on my own timetable. That way I can be mentally prepared and know that, once I start, I don’t have to stop till I’m done. I’m wore out right now. My wife decided to rush me on a sliding door for the laundry room. I still have a few […]

April 27, 2017

Okay. So I was scrolling through pinterest during a slow period at work today and I saw a “top mistakes bloggers make” pin. I glanced over it thinking about if any applied to me and right there in the middle: #7, No Images. I like to consider myself tech-savvy, but I realized I have no […]

Quick Story

I like the stories my grandpa told. You never knew if they were completely true or how it would end. My grandpa grew up in a farming community, the middle son of a farmer. Anytime he could afford to get a new pickup was a special occassion and always swelled his head with a bit […]

Quick Story 

My grandpa on my mom’s side was a Baptist preacher. Never went to seminary (he called it cemetary). But was very respected in this area. Way back before he became a pastor, he worked at a friends’ shop fixing cars in Glenrose, Texas. And I don’t have any kind of beef with Jehovah’s Witness,  but […]