Roots of Endurance

A mighty wind blew night and day. It stole the oak tree’s leaves awayThen snapped its boughs and pulled its bark until the oak was tired and stark.But still the oak tree held its ground while other trees fell all aroundThe weary wind gave up and spoke, “How can you still be standing, Oak?”The oak…

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Squishy foods

If you never try, you’ll never know. What happens when one makes a decision without knowing the facts . . . Squishy Foods She was 17, a delightfully joyous young lady, a friend of the family. As I prepared the evening’s meal it was an honor to set a place for her at the table.…

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