The Spirit of Lent: Thoughts of God

  Years ago, my father took up his place in the family as one of the keepers of family lore and over time, he has become the chief storyteller. Through the years, I have heard many tales of growing up in Northwest Georgia/Northeast Alabama, family stories of both great exploits and great catastrophe, but most … Continue reading The Spirit of Lent: Thoughts of God

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Storytelling

Imagine a campfire, flames leaping into the air, sparks popping and crackling from the wood fueling the blaze. The night sky spreads out overhead, the twinkling of stars dotting the stygian canvas. All around is the cimmerian curtain which has fallen, denying Helios for a time. Around the false sun, a small band of relatives … Continue reading Storytelling