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“Wolves” by Garth Brooks January’s always bitter But Lord this one beats all The wind ain’t quit for weeks now And the drifts are ten feet tall I been all night drivin’ heifers Closer in to lower ground Then I spent the mornin’ thinkin’ ‘Bout the ones the wolves pulled down Charlie Barton and his family Stopped today to say goodbye He said the bank was takin’ over The last few years… Read More

The kids and I watched “Meet The Robinson’s” the other night. I have this weird knack when watching films of picking up the soundtrack music and how it relates to the film. I have no idea how popular this song was, or if it even made it to radio, but it is rich. At the end of the movie a song called “Little Wonders” by Rob Thomas played. The lyrics struck me…. Read More

I’m probably aging myself a bit here, but way back in the day Amy Grant had a song that came to mind today. Maybe it is because if I had to give an assessment of where I am right now, it best describes the location, the feeling and the situation. Quite simply, I am at the intersection of “The Now and the Not Yet”. I’m interested to see if I am the… Read More

A few weeks ago the family and I were on a road trip. The 80’s station on Sirius radio was the music of the moment and prompted the following discussion: Me: “with a thrill in my head and a pill on my tongue” what do you think he meant by that? (Through the radio comes the exact lyric I just quoted) Heather: “You’re a freak”. You see I have this sickness. Some… Read More

Happy Birthday to my wife Heather today. Brian Littrell sang it best…… “The Grace of My Life” I lie awake so often at night With something to read or something to write In the silence my mind is free To think of the ways that God has blessed me It’s easy to see how He’s been so kind Any proof I might need is right here by my side You are the… Read More