Best of 2016

Over the next few weeks, I will be sharing my top 10 blog posts (from my prior blog) from 2016 with you.  It may feel like tv right now with all the re-runs for my regular readers…sorry about that! Here’s the official list: The People in Rural America LL’s Birth Story Go Home and Love … Continue reading Best of 2016

My Favorite Christmas Song: I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day

It was written during the Civil War. It’s hard to think of a worse time, one in which peace must have seemed so far away, so unlikely.  A country divided against itself.  Brothers fighting brothers.  Bloody battles on American soil. The author lost his wife and son.  And though the road he traveled was dark, … Continue reading My Favorite Christmas Song: I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day