Category Archives: History

What I didn’t say

If it weren’t for the fact that it was late and we were running out of time…I might have held the microphone and had an opportunity to speak at my high school reunion last night. This is an amazing prospect … Continue reading

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Where were you when the world stopped turning?

“Where were you when the world stopped turning that September day?” sings Alan Jackson. Today has been one of reflection on those moments that forever leave their mark on your soul. I remember exactly where I was that morning. Just … Continue reading

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In 30 days…

“30 days hath September… April, June and November…” I remember sitting with Grandma on the window seat in the farm-house, looking out to the eastern field, as she recited this mnemonic poem over and over to me until I learned … Continue reading

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In the beginning…my history, part 1

I wasn’t born on a farm. I wasn’t raised in the country. Truth be told: I was raised in the ‘burbs. Yup. A bona fide tract house in a middle class neighborhood. As kids, we used to go visit Grandma … Continue reading

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