Uncle Sketter

      Uncle Sketter                                       My uncle Sketter had been a misdirected youth and just off the map as an adult. Most stories bout him you had ta wait until the statue of limitations passed fore you could tell...

Corporate Medication

         Corporate Medication                                   New construction of a pill dispersing center     Every time I pick up my meds I feel like I'm making a car payment!  Did you ever wonder how much it costs a drug company for...

Mona

             Mona                                                           In every family there are a few genetic flaws. As to my gene pool, I believe God has plans for another Eden constructed with said genes of my progeny……as to my...

Granny Netter

              Granny Netter                    The three things I love best in the world are first, sitting on my front porch, second, watching “As the world turns” and third, reading the Macon World Gazette. Somewhere further down the...

Mother

          "Mother"    It was 0410 in the morning and Air Force 702 had been sitting on the runway at Munich’s main airport for the past 40 minutes and it was becoming a mental chore for the Captain and her crew. Sharon opened...

Big Sarah

         Big Sarah                               Big Sarah had been packing, bundling and tying together all her worldly possessions for the last two weeks. The canvassed wagon could only carry 2000 pounds of goods and sundries. Food being...

Death

       Death Defined      Think about death much? The grim reaper? The last hoorah? Last ticket on the Glory Train”? No? Lie much?? We, as a species, are more prone and assessable to death than a three legged Caribou in Alaska during...

Heavens Gate

      At Heavens Gate                    It was another beautiful and bright day. They were all beautiful and bright days……always…..millennium after millennium …..forever beautiful. Mike was jetting through a bank of misty clouds on his...

Holloween, Lil bro and Me

The Good, The Bad and Halloween                   When me and lil bro were young we were abused by our Mom every year on Halloween. This is not an easy story to tell so bare with me. Mom had four events each year that she lived for. The...

Our First TV

      Our First TV   I remember from my long life all the great and spectacular events that help to shape our society and world. The Moon landing, The first Super Bowl, Royal weddings and terrorist attacks. The occasions that glorified the...

Weezer At The Dentist

      Weezer Sees The Dentist                    Going to the dentist is a lot like wanting to find out if getting shot with a gun hurts so you shoot yourself in the foot. The first dentist were trained in Spain in the 1400’s during the...

The Kids Matinee

    Saturday Matinee                     The Patio theater was first built when movies found their voice around 1930. The lobby with it's rich, lush crimson carpet was now packed and stained flat. The walls boasted gold crown molding and...

Cow memory

              Bessie            There is a time in your life when you tend to dwell, positively, on all the wonderful blessings you have had in your life. At my age, well into my 60’s, I dwell a lot. Sometimes for no reason I’ll dwell....

Me and lil bro

       As I Remember it........   The other day I was on my way home from seeing my Proctologist and as I winched and shifted in my seat a school bus passed me on the road and I started thinking about other uncomfortable situations in my...

When Swine Fly

    Swine Info......Pig Latin   Contrary to a lot of theories, propaganda and voodoo worship…..the Swine Flu does not come from legislative “pork”. That kind of hog only gives you the runs. Anyway, we need a brief history on the evolution...

Words Is Words

          Political Science??                  (Science is the discipline of finding facts)   Seems we hear so much on Fox News and CNN and such that we get indoctrinated and brain washed into double talk and gobbledy gook and start to...