Monthly Archives: April 2012

Take That Rain!

Well here I am in beautiful Troy, MO preparing for my return to Dothan, AL.  We had plans for this past weekend, but the rain slowed us down quite a bit.  Saturday was spent watching the rain fall … and … Continue reading

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What?

My chauffeur, Barb, and I ventured to Alton, IL April 12 to see if we could find the Piasa Bird:  that majestic bird of folklore composed of the winged body of a lion and antlered head of some strange bird, but … Continue reading

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565 Memories

Yes you can go home again, but be prepared for what you may find. Once upon a time in the land called Maplewood was the Maplewood Park Baptist Church at 565 Mildred Ave.  When the congregation decided to build a new … Continue reading

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Oh Chauffeur, My Chauffeur

This is dedicated to all the pets who ride around in cars.  Now I finally can empathize… Oh chauffeur, my chauffeur where should we go after our exciting trip to the grocery store? Did you see the ponies going into … Continue reading

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Roadside Respite

This poem was inspired by actual events I witnessed on the drive to St. Louis. The old man sits in the plastic lawn chair parked by the side of the interstate. The open RV door patiently awaits his return but … Continue reading

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Good News Day 3

Well I made it here safely all the way from Dothan, AL!  It took longer than I thought because I only drove about 300 miles on Tuesday, and was within 150 miles of downtown St. Louis when I stopped yesterday for … Continue reading

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Traveling With Eye Shots Day 2

Today I begin another chapter in my quest to understand and accept these cursed eye shots.  This is the 2nd day of my first trip anywhere alone since I began this shot regime in 2010.  I would have loved to … Continue reading

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