Entertainment

Treasure Inland

“Adventure is just hardship with an inflated sense of self.”   Usually when we hear about hidden treasure, it’s across the sea on some desert island and is guarded by pirates.  But I’m going to…

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Was Colonel Jessup Right?

    In the movie, “A Few Good Men,” Jack Nicholson plays Marine Corps colonel Nathan R. Jessup, commanding officer of Guantánamo Bay Cuba.  Tom Cruise portrays Navy officer Daniel “Danny” Kaffee.  Danny is a…


Hard Truth – Harassment

Kevin Spacey was recently accused of sexual harassment by an actor who was 14 at the time he says Spacey tried to take advantage of him.  With that accusation the list of people who have…


Deer Hunting 2017, Part 1?

I ran into a long-time friend at church last week.  We did the whole hugging, “how are you?”, “we need to get together sometime,” thing, before going back to our seats to listen to the…


Of Harvey and Harassment

There is much in the news right now about the alleged sexual misconduct of Harvey Weinstein. Just in case any of my readers has been blissfully ignorant of the Weinstein fiasco up until now; I’m…


Awards and Howdys

This post is to welcome new readers who may have been attracted by my recent appearance in the Delta News-Citizen. Welcome friends! —————————— It’s possible that some of my new readers were regulars of my…


Long Live the King

In a recent post I told you about Stephen Tucker and the world record buck that he harvested in Sumner County Tennessee last year.  It was a great story about a great guy shooting a…


The Tucker Buck

There has been plenty of talk in the hunting community the last few months about the Tucker buck.  But the story of that buck is bigger than the measure of its antlers. Last year Stephen…


Rockin’ It

We were on our way home from Georgia and Annie was driving.  She pulled off the highway at a gas station/quick shop so we could get some lunch. As she eased into a parking space…


Gentle on Our Minds

My friend and I were pitching hay on a blistering summer day in 1975.  It was hot, sweaty work, but Norman and I preferred to make it fun.  We joked, teased, and even sang as…