the Sunlight Continues

Thank God.  I really needed this light and it had been dark for many days.  The depression can only get so deep before someying snaps.  I'm only so strong and then there is nothing left to give.

Dec. 8th, 1941

This is about becoming part of the war effort during world War Two.  We did not hear Roosevelts call to war and a Day that Will Live in Infamy.  We were in Cedar Grove NC, a way-far outback. miles from any paved or even scraped roadway.  No telephone...

Ralphie, and "Shoot your eye out, kid!"

Seeing the Christmas Story just once per year is not enough.  I need to see it two or three times during the Christmas season.  Like Ralphie, only I stood between my family and Black Bart's evil ways.  It was up to me to protect them.   I don't...