The Flag Pole

The Flag Pole

Some things you just never forget. On this particular day it was a heavy rusty chain pounding against a flag pole. I was standing in the empty lot of the state fairgrounds where a carnival atmosphere comes to Oklahoma City every year. At the time I was writing an in-depth feature article about two missing…

Life Stew

Life Stew

Life stew means a medley of different things all going on at the same time. Fear and joy and grief and happiness. All mixed in a pot that makes up each day. Yesterday I found out that my third grandchild is a boy. My younger daughter, who has been married for 11 years, is having…