Every Gate is of One Pearl

The last time we spoke Earl casually referred to a health issue. I had no idea until later that it was a serious illness. We had talked over a period...

The Last Thanksgiving

The last Thanksgiving Mom hosted in her home was her best ever. She had hosted my family, and others,  the previous fifteen Thanksgivings—all were very good. But her last Thanksgiving...

The Fabbest Beatle Encounter Ever

I was 10 and acting busy wiping down my new 20 gauge shotgun in the living room of our home in Cayce, SC when the Beatles made their historic appearance on the...