Plans thwarted

April 5, 2006 I wanted to shoot. Maybe it was my redneck upbringing but the need to grab a gun and do a drive-by was almost more than I could stand. Then I remembered: Consequences.

For everything a season

March 29, 2006 It had been a long time since I had paid one of my dearest friends a visit. And, it was long overdue.

Learning language

March 28, 2006 I don’t normally pass along chain e-mails, but I found this one interesting.

Standard Procedure

March 27, 2006 As the only son of an alderman in Hickory Ridge, a small town in northeast Arkansas, I can sympathize with any city council member in the state.