It rains in my barn. I don’t mean rain blows into my barn. I mean, it rains in my barn. As you may remember, my hunting perch is on the second level of a barn. It’s perfect. Well, almost perfect. It’s that pesky rain. This time of year, it gets below freezing in my area, in the mornings. Whe…

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I know some are going to disagree but where the heck are the insects going?  I have five old sheds and buildings in this place and for forty years I have fought swarms of wasps, dirt dobbers, and a score of other insects every spring, including hornets, yellow jackets.  Now, for the past two…

At one time, I loved Politics. It was in the old days, when no matter which party won, both came together and did their best to serve all the people, not just those of a certain party. That was the days before politics of hate was born, and those elected seem to just serve themselves. 

As everyone prepares for the upcoming holiday, our residents (me included) want to wish everyone a safe and thankful Thanksgiving. Even though safety precautions are I n effect, our loved ones are wished only the best.

Late one stormy London night in 1763, a man filled with despair was determined to end his life. He hired a driver to take him to the river and was convinced that if he could only cast himself into the depths of the Thames, his agony could be finally put to an end. He was unwavering in his re…

I’m not a very good deer hunter. Oh, I’ve harvested several animals over the years, and I have had my share of good days, but I’m really not very good. I scout. I plant fields. I put out cameras. I read, plan, and practice with all my weapons. I have done these things for years. In fact, I h…

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     It is that time of year again in our great nation...Thanksgiving! It is a holiday that connects us to those ancestors that forged this new land long ago, showing a sign of peace and diplomacy to those Natives that had enveloped these lands for generations….even if it was shortly lived a…

Seeing as how it’s so close to Christmas, I’d say a lot of you are already starting your holiday shopping. Some of the most special gifts that are bought during the holiday season are the gifts bought for your significant other.  Some buy their partner a ring, new clothes or maybe even a new…

The early church began as a small group of Christians who believed in God and the Bible and considered their faith as their highest priority. However, we have sadly observed in recent years, a significant decline in morality and a falling away from the awareness and reverence for the Almight…