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Help Prevent Another Sandy Hooks Tragedy

The woman behind the reception desk at the elementary school I visited this morning was obviously overworked; she barely glanced at me as I stood waiting to sign in. After several minutes, without looking up from her paperwork, she asked, “Can I help you?” I told her my name, that I was a performer sent…

Serendipity of the Dragonfly

twelve spotted skimmer

I only noticed the dragonfly on the screen this morning because the internet connection was broken. My morning modus operandi is to make a pot of coffee (strong enough to walk to the cup by itself), then wander into the office to check my two e-mail accounts, my two Facebook accounts, and my site statistics…

A Serving Of Jelly And Philosophy

mayhaw jelly on a biscuit

I scanned the road as I drove down Highway 105, searching for my jelly vendor. The gorgeous faux-spring weather seemed likely enough to bring a roadside vendor out to play. I certainly hoped so, because my sweet tooth was aching for jelly like Mamaw used to make (although she never made mayhaw) slathered all over…