Flat Tires

She was headed to Texas. And though her first and new grandchild is in Texas – this is not the reason she was headed to Palestine, Tx. And she was king in style. Riding in the corporate jet. This was not her first ride on the jet. Every so often, she and the team she…

The Little Walnut

I was at the top of the world. I was hanging big in my domain, at the top of the highest tree. I wasn’t worried about pesky squirrels or other furry creatures getting to me. I was snuggled comfortably in my outer shell, a blanket of warmth and protection. But my blanket began to crack….

A dangerous demographic

I recently discovered that I am in a dangerous demographic, dangerous to myself that is. But to be frank, almost all demographics have something … some more ominous or dangerous or (insert your choice of words here). So what is it about me? I am a middle age white dude …and in spite of all…