Formed by the Wind

                Though I’ve never been to Arches National Park, it is on my “bucket list,” (along with many other western national parks).  In the 1929 presidential charter of Arches, the proclamation states that the monument was established...

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Life and Honor

Whoever pursues righteousness and kindness will find life and honor. Proverbs 21:21     This Spring has been a difficult one of loss for my family.  This past week, Lara’s grandfather, Harvey Smith (whom she called “Papa,” passed away with...

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No Fruit on the Vine

My heart went out to Dr. Rebekah Miles, a professor at SMU who was a delegate from the Arkansas Conference to General Conference, (and who also happens to be a cohort of mine in that we were both “P.K.s” at Arkadelphia FUMC). On the last evening...

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The Dynamic Kiting Spiderling

How about a poem for a change? I wrote this a couple years ago as I sat watching a spider fly into the porch on its little web parachute. Wondering what this was called, I looked it up on Wikipedia and found that they are actually scientifically...

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