Category: Twit Bits

June Twit Bits

The covey rise Explosions of beating wings at your feet, brown rockets seeking cover. Try to pick one and stay with him. Don’t disappoint the dog.   Buck Fever Distant baying of beagles, the does breaking cover on a dead run. He comes easing through the brush with […]

May Twit Bits

Harry Truman The buck stopped here and so did Dugout Doug. Bess was his girl and he never looked back. He made the hard decision and the Enola Gay flew.   Fice Dogs Tree a squirrel or take on a Doberman, all in a day’s work. Twenty pounds […]

April Twit Bits

Christmas trees with old style lights Red and green bulbs on a fir covered with painted glass orbs and tinsel. Bing croons “White Christmas” and if one goes out, they all go out.   Johnson’s paste wax Once a week whether they needed it or not, she got […]

March Twit Bits

La Boheme Idealism and poverty, the joys of youth in Paris set to Puccini. Love and laughter on the rooftops and avenues. Melodic melancholy of death.   Sunrise in a duck blind Ice on the decoys, high Vs against a magenta sky. Lured by the feeding call a […]

February’s Twit Bits

My daughter, Mary, has been after me to write some tweets that she can use to promote our social media efforts for Front Porch Press for some months now.  She has finally explained to me that a tweet is something you post on Twitter. I wonder why it […]