The day I truly grew up

The day I truly grew up

Father’s Day has arrived and it is a day I honestly felt I would never take part in, but when we go back four years and nine months ago, we woul...

June 20th, 2016 |  


Forced to take timeand pay attentionto all the details

Forced to take timeand pay attentionto all the details

I had the opportunity to explore more of Southwest Oklahoma recently.Actually, I was headed someplace without understandable directions — turn a...

June 13th, 2016 |  


What happened to the book?

What happened to the book?

Books are a very important part of my life. I own a rather large collection, though I have downsized over the years. One of the things that has gotten...

June 5th, 2016 |  


As for me and my house…

As for me and my house…

There has been some debate over the past several years about what to say when greeting one another at this time of the year. For most, saying “M...

December 21st, 2015 |  


Responses have become routine

Responses have become routine

When I first started in this position as publisher a few months ago, I had planned that my first editorial piece would be positive and uplifting. I wa...

October 2nd, 2015 |