Family

A Debt I Can Never Repay

September 17, 2017 is Mom’s 91st birthday. Wanda Lee Corn was born at the beginning of the Great Depression and was surrounded by people who had preserved freedom during World War I.  Mom was the…


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…


Forty Years!

It’s hard to believe that, forty years ago today, on 2 Sept. 1977, I went active in the United States Marine Corps. On that day, to Mom’s horror, my recruiter pulled into our driveway to…


So Long Sammo

  When I walked out to get in my car to leave for work today, Sampson came out to say goodbye.  I usually pat him on the head and say, “See ya, Sammo,” but this…