I met Mike and some of my North Carolina friends for a day of fishing. Mike is a striper guide and I have been with him many times when he has put everyone on top of a school of these fighters. I’ve also noticed one of his best tactics for finding fish is not mounted to his boat. It’s held i…

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 I love sunshine.  Cloudy days always seem to bring me down...it was not always that way.  I can recall the days when clouds, rain, or snow could not damping my spirits.  Age has brought with it some harsh realities.  I always seem to be searching and hoping for the light of the sun or any k…

I’ve got some good news to share with you all this week.  As many of you know from past articles I’ve shared with you, I’ve been having some health issues the past couple months.  I’ve talked in length about the problems I had with my kidney stones.  I had two of them, I passed one and still…

Another turkey season has come and gone. I spent the last several days chasing two gobblers that teased me every day until the season was officially over. They showed up each day within two hundred square yards of the previous day. Sometimes I would just sit in my truck waiting for them to c…

When I began to write, I wanted to put a question mark after my heading, “A Different View.” I often wonder how many people feel like they are the ‘Lone Ranger’, especially older people. How many are lonely, feeling like nobody wants to hear what they have to say, and some are rarely given t…

We are in uncharted territory. Covid 19 has not only affected my work life, but now my hunting life. Kentucky allowed no non-resident hunters to hunt during turkey season. I know the fish and wildlife agency was not happy either. They could have used the income. But to be honest, most fish a…

If our mind is filled with a world of thoughts that are contrary or even dishonorable to God, how can there be room for us to concentrate on His goodness, peace, and hope? When Mary was about to give birth and there was no room in the Inn, God was also allowing us to see that many people in …