Month: June 2015

TIP TOPPING ICE STORM ‘94

On Monday evening, February 10th 1994, Memphis went to bed with a severe winter storm approaching from the Southwest. The TV stations were projecting the path of the storm to cross the Mississippi River between Vicksburg and Greenville, Mississippi, destined to hit Memphis in the early morning hours. […]

AS I LIKE IT – AS I LIKE IT

From time to time, I will contribute something to our e-magazine, PorchScene that may be of interest to the followers of my blog. This week is one of those occasions. As you all know, I have a deep and abiding interest in good food. Not just eating it, […]

GOOD STUFF TO EAT

Of all of the human activities that bring us pleasure, nothing tops eating. Most of us indulge three or more times a day, and rather than decreasing with age, this passion just keeps getting better and better. By the time we reach maturity, if ever we really do, […]

FLASH FICTION – THE GOOSE HUNT

I’d been watching a flock of Canada Geese fly over our practice field late every afternoon since October. Now it was the week before our last game of the season, and the coaches had eased up on the starters, and were spending most of each practice session with […]

A NIGHT AT THE MOVIES

I certainly do not consider myself to be a movie critic, by any stretch of the imagination. I am a movie fan, and enjoy the entire experience. We don’t go as often as we would like, because it is a rare occasion that an adult film slips into […]