Monthly Archives: December 2007

Flippin’ Calendars

Every year as I draw nearer to the annual flipping of the page I become even more convinced that time is a miserably inadequate measure of life. We celebrate it’s passage in one breath and in the next we mourn … Continue reading

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Another time another place

Photographs in paradise and other places I haven’t been borne upon angel’s wings I’m sure how else could one arrive Miles don’t measure that far and what clock can tick that long I’m so glad to see the photographs how … Continue reading

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Rain!

¬† Lucy was all wet Friday. She loved it! All of West Georgia did. Thank you Lord. Please send some more. Love, J Jay’s Place

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Whispering Hills

I drove the narrow roads searching for answers. Habit guided the wheels. I’d been this way before. The woods were bare, punctuated here and there with a lone pine or southern magnolia. The skies were gray, no shadows or highlights … Continue reading

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1-800-NONOTME

My non-virtual neighbor came running up the driveway as I arrived home for the holidays. Not so virtual tears streamed down her face. I was already dealing with my cyber hypocrisy. Superficial Jay’s Place. Virtual well wishes from my cocoon. … Continue reading

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Tinsel and Tears

It’s Christmas time and all our expectations are heightened. Sight, sound, touch, taste and smell are all intensified and so, we live our greatest joys and deepest sorrows in one short season. Where is the reason for the tinsel, for … Continue reading

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Castor oil and other remedies

Crazy isn’t a state of mind, it’s a state of being. I am untrained in these matters however, at times I’m pert’near certifiable. So with that said let me venture further into these troubled waters. Whoa, girgle,¬†damn over my head … Continue reading

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Special

There is alot going on, everywhere people are getting ready for Christmas. Some are doing better than others! What a season to celebrate! But, this stopped me in my tracks today. I have a very small voice. You couldn’t even … Continue reading

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Front porch cookies

Hello, my name is Jay and I’m a blogoholic. It’s no one’s fault but my own. A little poem here a picture there. Innocent stuff. I just wanted to get off the porch and run with the big dogs. I … Continue reading

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A Christmas Story

Once upon a time. Don’t you just love it! Once upon a time and, I can feel the warmth of Mother’s lap. Once upon a time and, I can see Dad’s smile as he shares orange slices with his little … Continue reading

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