Random Thoughts

Random Thoughts – 10/24/14

Time for some more random thoughts that might be too long for social media posts, or – new this time -might be lifted directly from social media posts to be preserved here for posterity. Or whatever. Why do they call the game “football” when it mostly involves throwing or running …

Harding School of Theology

Quick Shots: Harding School of Theology

Football season is quickly winding down to its close for Jaylin’s team. And that means no more neighborhood walks for us while Jaylin is practicing. Oh well, it is a fair trade to get to be home more. Sometimes, Laura and I would get to walk together, but often times …

A Classic Car

Photo: A Classic Car

This past weekend was the annual Williston Old-Timers Festival in our hometown of Williston, Tennessee. We always try to drop by when we can to see what we can see. The festival isn’t especially large, but then neither is Williston. We especially like to see all of the old cars …

A Skunk!

A Skunk!

A few weeks ago, Jaylin and I were going to put bales of hay in the hay stall in our barn. We have known that a skunk has been in there from time to time, so we were watching for him. But it was already getting dark by the time …

Palm Trees at Blue Hour

Photo: Palm Trees at Blue Hour

These palm trees are silhouetted against the sky at Kiwanis Island Park in Cocoa Beach, Florida, during the time known as “blue hour.” If you aren’t familiar with the term, blue hour is that time between sunset and dark when the available light takes on a great blue color. Or I …

Ana

Ana

Sadly, our cat Ana had to be put to sleep last week. She was 18 years old and suffering from kidney failure. She had lived with us for all but the first 6 weeks of her life, so of course she was definitely part of the family. Those who know …