Shadows (a short short story aka flash fiction)

By: | 0 Comments | On: February 21, 2016 | Category : ghosts, posts, short story, stories, story

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I love walking at night when it’s lit by a full moon, a blanket of snow on the ground lost in my thoughts, and the mysterious beauty of shadow and light until I get the distinct feeling that someone, or something is following me. I quickly wheel around. Nothing. Every hair...

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A Thin Veil

By: | 0 Comments | On: February 10, 2016 | Category : short story


Sometimes, and it doesn’t matter the season, a fog will rise from the creek and work its’ way through the woods then reach out into the fields like spectral fingers; other times like a gossamer wall winding along obscuring clumps, and forms causing the eyes to blink twice trying to...

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Poor Mary, Sneaky Saul, And The Best Kettle Of Soup Mary Ever Made

By: | 0 Comments | On: October 17, 2015 | Category : CloverFields Farm and Kitchen

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Many years ago, there was a couple that lived way up on a hill down in Hardin county. It really took a while to get to their house since the road ended at the bottom of the hill, and a person had to walk about a quarter of a mile along...

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Off Course, A True Tale of What Happened During The Snow Storm

By: | 6 Comments | On: March 6, 2015 | Category : Uncategorized


“Come up to the barn.” “I have a present for you”. I decided to walk since it just started snowing those big, fat, wet flakes that cling to whatever they can as if they’re wanting to say, “Hi!” “Long time no see!” Did you miss me, huh huh, huh?” In...

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Snow, Glorious Snow

By: | 1 Comment | On: February 18, 2015 | Category : Uncategorized


I shut the door and yelled, ‘Where are you?’ She was already half way up the road. Turning towards me, I waved my arms, ‘Wait for me!’ Catching up to her, I yelled, ‘Race ya!’, and we took off running and laughing so hard in the falling snow. Snow, glorious...

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Super Bowl Snacks: A Few Interesting Facts

By: | 0 Comments | On: January 26, 2015 | Category : Uncategorized

Football frenzy is in full swing and the anticipation for Super Bowl Sunday is at an all time high. One of the highlights of a great party is the snack area. While some parties would be fine with a variety of chips and dips, a great party puts some effort...

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Bone Broth: A Rant, and Clarification

By: | 0 Comments | On: January 8, 2015 | Category : Cooking, Dinner, Recipes

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Last year, bone broth this, bone broth that; just about every whole foods and healthy living blogger seemed to proclaim the healing properties of bone broth. I thought, ‘Is this something new?’…’With bones’…’How could I not be aware’? My sis made bone broth. Now I knew I needed to study...

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Ghost Story, Account of Yesterday

By: | 2 Comments | On: September 14, 2014 | Category : Uncategorized

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This is the account of an incident yesterday that sent shivers through my spine and caused me to recount it over and over trying in vain to make sense of an extraordinary experience. While some will be quick to dismiss it as simply a shadow or misperception, others will appreciate...

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Labor Day Is Not The End Of Summer

By: | 0 Comments | On: September 1, 2014 | Category : Holiday Celebrations

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Turn on the television, read the paper, look at store displays, they will have you thinking summer is over. Seeing Instagram posts of people’s Halloween displays, wishes for “sweater weather”, and yearnings for pumpkin spice lattes is disturbing. Why are we rushing the seasons? Many of them are the same...

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127 Yard Sale

By: | 0 Comments | On: August 12, 2014 | Category : Yard Sale

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We don’t have time for vacations the way most people do who work for a company. You know, where you get to put in for a week or two, then plan a relaxing get away. When you work for yourself, it is hard to take time off. Family loves to...

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