february 3, 2019

“What we have to be is what we are.” ~ Thomas Merton     Yesterday was Groundhog Day. It was also Hero and Shero’s 56th wedding anniversary. Today, we met for a delicious brunch. Dad liked telling the waitress that this was their one year anniversary. We all laughed, because it was such an obvious lie, as if the twinkle in his eye didn’t give it away on its own.

february 2, 2017

“Our days are happier when we give people a piece of our heart instead of a piece of our mind.” ~ Unknown     Our super hero power couple celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary. Tony Adkins, whom you met just last month, brought them pizza, and peanuts, and a movie at lunchtime. I heard tell the three of them got their bellies full then slept the afternoon away. God bless Tony for

february 2, 2012

“Some people walk in the rain, others just get wet.” ~ Roger Miller The only person who supports me and my artistic endeavors as much as my mother is Stacy Yelton (above). If you know my mother, then, you know this is really saying something.  When I feel like giving up or giving in, I see me through her eyes and think, “maybe I ought to listen to her”. After