Always Good to Be Back Home Again..

People, Places and Memories Through The Years

Posted on: January 14, 2019 Posted by: marianne55bd@gmail.com Comments: 0

ALL THINGS ARE POSSIBLE..

“What this adds up to, then, is this.  No more lies, no more pretense.  Tell your neighbor the truth.  In Christ’s body we are all connected to each other, after all.  When you lie to others, you end up lying to yourself.”

Posted on: January 14, 2019 Posted by: marianne55bd@gmail.com Comments: 0

DRUNKS OR HEROES?

My husband and I were standing at our living room window, watching a man walking down the distant road. The man lived nearby in a broken down house.  Every day he walked two miles to a neighborhood bar where he spent his time.

Posted on: December 1, 2018 Posted by: marianne55bd@gmail.com Comments: 0

THE SHEPHERD CALLED THEM HOME

   The OLD SHEPHERD’S Barn    The quaint old man in knee high boots prepared to call them in.   “Get behind the barn,” he said. “If they see you they won’t come.” “How many sheep?” I asked.  “‘Bout 300, lambs ‘n all.”    Now, gesturing toward distant field, no …

Posted on: November 17, 2018 Posted by: marianne55bd@gmail.com Comments: 0

THIS OLD FARM FEELS LIKE A LONG LOST FRIEND..

It’s always good to be back home again. Married four years in 1959, living on the lakeshore with a toddler of three and an infant of six months, we began to look for another,  safer, and perhaps more friendly place to live. Safer was my thinking.Never having learned to swim, …

Posted on: October 29, 2018 Posted by: marianne55bd@gmail.com Comments: 0

SEPTEMBER 11TH… TIME PASSES QUICKLY..

2019 ANOTHER SAD ANNIVERSARY OF REMEMBERING…. Programs on television.. re-runs of  videos…towers in smoke and flames..people standing in disbelief, not knowing what to think about what they were seeing or what to do at the moment… Stand?  Run?  Where should I go? Is it real? What is happening? Devastation. It …