Posts Tagged magic in the backyard

Ridin’ the Pine

Many of us had aspirations of greatness when we were kids, some of us still hang onto those dreams, and some—not many—maybe even reached the lofty heights to which they aspired. Some, simply didn’t dream. Me, I dreamed, but it seems I was just another face in the crowd, wielding a bat that never quite made contact, and writing songs that never got sang. It bothered me some for a bit, but I’ve come to terms with who I am and what I’ve offered up to the world. I’ve learned to do the best I can each day, and rest assured it’s enough. Read the rest of this entry »

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Kellie Elmore Makes Me So Mad!

She makes me so mad because she has a way of pulling me into her world and making me sad—making me feel the hurts I’ve put aside. She has a way of saying these things… these things that make your chest tighten, your eyes moisten, and your fists clench. And she does this with words on a page. Read the rest of this entry »

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Man vs. Machine

Some Will Win Some Will Lose, Some Were Born To Sing The Blues

That’s the prompt this week for Kellie Elmore’s Free Write Friday, and it just so happens to loosely fit the theme of a story that started rolling around in the empty space between my ears this morning. I hope you enjoy it. Read the rest of this entry »

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