Many people are afraid to grow old. I’m afraid of growing boring. Many people are afraid of losing their looks. I’m afraid of losing my dreams. Many people are afraid of losing their youth I’m afraid of losing my soul. When you are 15, 35 seems ancient. When you are 35, 15 seems juvenile.
While traveling through southern Mississippi here while back, I enjoyed seeing some of the places made famous by the late great storyteller Jerry Clower. I expect most of you have a favorite tale or two from his vast supply.
I had been in the stand only 15 minutes when the doe appeared. When it crossed the path I came in on, she immediately smelled an unfamiliar odor and followed it with her eyes to my tree stand.
These stories were told to me by members of my family for a series I wrote in 2012 for our Oxendine History Volume 4. With Halloween approaching, I thought some spooky unexplained scary stories would be appropriate.
Although it hasn't felt much like Fall weather lately, we are getting closer to Halloween. Actually, I'm seeing more Christmas decor in stores than your typical costumes and pumpkin themed items. It's all got me in a bad mood lately. Don't get me wrong, I don't want it to be cold, frosty mor…
Oh the joy of life! I write this knowing very well, personally, that there have been moments and times in life where to mark them off as joy would seem to be a lie I’m attempting to convince myself that it is true.
One of the benefits of hunting is getting to see so many different animals and other things that one just doesn’t get to see otherwise.