Q: There was a group called Ruby with a lead guitarist by the name of Randy Oda. Did they cut an album with a song called “Coming Back to You”? Was John Fogerty of CCR backing this group in some way?
Boomer, senior, family caregiver and veteran events for June 24-30:
A little after 10 a.m. on a warm Wednesday in June, Wendy Bryant-Motley, and her 5-year-old son, Rune
Today I am very grateful for being exposed to ideas, experiences, and encounters with speakers and attendees at a conference offered for several days by the Academy for Spiritual and Consciousness Studies in Chapel Hill.
Carlyle Marney, pastor of the First Baptist Church in Charlotte several years ago said in a sermon, with tongue in cheek, “At the time of a child’s birth, fathers are considered biologically incidental.
“The Lord was with Joseph, so he became a successful man.” Genesis 39:2a
Save enough pennies and you have a dime. Save enough dimes and you have a dollar.
NAME: Cathy Swindell
FAMILY: Husband, Danny; daughter, Megan, and four “fur babies” — two cats and two dogs (all rescues)
Grade: A –
My granddaddy was a farmer and a rancher in south Texas. He wore plaid pearl snap shirts all of his days, worked from sunup to sundown
Ticks, those eight-legged arachnids, that give you the creepy-crawlies. They invade your personal space to feast on your blood. Ehw!
Q: I’ve been listening to my favorite live album, the Who’s “Live At Leeds,” recently.
If you grew up with a brother or sister like I did, I’m sure you have your share of war stories that left both sides bleeding, with one sibling running to mom to tattle on the other.
Boomer, senior, family caregiver and veteran events for June 17-23
What began as a thesis project for his master’s degree in creative writing is now a completed graphic novel just waiting to be published.
Another Mother’s Day goes by … observance of the 10th year of Mama’s death passes… Father’s Day is coming soon…life marches on without Mama and Daddy. But memories loom large in my mind and emotions run high in my heart.
Most cancers start with abnormal cells growing out of control. Sometimes you will experience symptoms, but often you will not.
“Pilate said to them, ‘Then what shall I do with Jesus who is called the Christ?’ ” Matthew 27:22a
Several years ago, an elementary school class was assigned the responsibility of writing a theme about Benjamin Franklin.