Blog & Short Stories

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A Child’s Room

All my toys scattered, bruised, and broken are Worn from years of play. Every time I pick them up, they groan helplessly, Begging me, “Please no more play.” I put them down to play with tomorrow. Finally, tired of my toys, I clean them up and put them away. I walk into the big white … Continue reading A Child’s Room

Sally and Buster

Today was the last day. We have been putting this off for weeks, and the time has arrived. Sally lived on this 19th-century Kentucky demonstration farm for more years than any employee can remember. It feels like she has always been here, watching over the various sheep and goats that come and go on this … Continue reading Sally and Buster

Awesome Cornbread

Today my husband went grocery shopping with me. We were walking down the flour and cornmeal section, when we noticed the many boxes and single-serve bags of cornbread mix, from expensive to local store name brands. By now, you are thinking, is she nuts? Those boxes have been on those shelves for 50 years. Why … Continue reading Awesome Cornbread