Suddenly a voice from above thundered down upon us. “Deceiving your parents is a sin. Go home, all of you!”… “God, is that You?” I shouted.
Family Stories | Life Situations
I never became a lawyer, but I did fall in love with Della Street. It seemed to me that Della was the perfect woman. Day or night, she was forever doing whatever Perry asked…
What a beautiful Sunday morning. I was sitting on the porch today with Daisy, our Jack Russell mix, and Jaco our black lab/pointer mix. Without any notice at all Jaco bound from the top step…
I’m amazed at how good-looking everyone was back in the day. Sure, the fashions and hairstyles are a bit peculiar by modern standards, but that’s to be expected.
The other day I tromped downstairs for my morning cup of coffee. Beside our Keurig was the plastic container of coffee creamer, with a mere dribble inside. A newly opened container was beside it.
When mature enough to start reflecting on the voyage of my life, I was surprised to find out how little documentation there was that I’d ever existed.
Some tales are straightforward and conclude without ambiguity, but this is not one of those stories. It’s a true incident that happened to me in 1983 when I left my position as display manager for Mervyn’s Dept. Store, and took a position as manager of an art gallery in Portland, Oregon. Soaring Wings Gallery specialized […]
I was unemployed and on my way to a job interview. We hadn’t gone more than a few blocks when the long arm of the law appeared behind me, flashing red lights.
Cow health is very important on our farm. We work to keep our animals healthy and comfortable limiting the need for medications.
Finally, there was a pounding on the door, accompanied by Mr. Hishogi’s voice. I won’t attempt to replicate his speech, but I think he said: “You such a lazy boy. No good worker.”