Hello, Shirley says to, “Tell everyone Happy Thanksgiving”!  So there, that is from both of us.  I hope you had…

I believe there is nothing like a good story, especially one that makes a person laugh. Laughter is so important…

Hello, I’m not a real good fencer.  You can ask my neighbors.  But yesterday I was forced to build a quarter…

Hello, You know there is a saying I often heard about cowboys.  “Everyone wants to be a cowboy, until they have…

One of the key elements of stories and storytelling is strong and compelling characters. Some of the best and well-loved…

Hello, this is the time of the year that I miss Pat.  Pat O’Brien.  He passed away several years ago…

Hello, We were lucky.  Real lucky.            I’m sure you have seen the stories and the pictures…

Hello, You can read lots of economic forecasts.  And many of them tell of an impending recession.  I suppose you can…

Prayerfully place yourself in the following passage from the Gospel. Imagine yourself as the Apostle Matthew being called by Jesus…

Hello, Every once in awhile I run across something that makes me smile.  Actually, I run across a lot of stuff…

Hello, Shirley has been happily married for well over forty years.  I know a lot of you realize that she is…

Hello, Did I ever tell you about my military career? If I did, I’m sorry, because you are going to…

Hello, Do you remember when that elderly lady from Grand Forks that became an international star because she wrote columns about…

Hello, It’s September. September mind you. You put up hay in June and July. Not September. In September, if you…

Hello, I’m not sure how this will go. I’m writing on a borrowed computer and sitting on a box. So…