Category Archives: Marriage

My Anniversary

27 years ago my wife and I were married in Ponca City, OK at the Hartford Ave. Church of Christ. Finding a woman who is capable of putting up with me this long is a rare find. I’m sure most … Continue reading

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Trust and Commitment

A couple of our girls insisted upon my watching a YouTube video the other day and it is that video that prompted this post. I guess it was just meant to be funny and all, but the perspective some people have … Continue reading

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Silence Isn’t Always Golden

From time to time I am accused of making too much noise. My wife thinks I’m too noisey and so do a number of people I live with (all females). Now I will admit that there is definitely such thing … Continue reading

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Running life’s race

I’m a runner. I may be slower than a turtle swimming in molasses during the winter, but I still fit the description. I’m not always sure why I’m a runner. I’m not any good at it, and I certainly don’t … Continue reading

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Commitment

A friend of mine after achieving a milestone in marriage (I believe it was his 60 anniversary), was asked the the secret of his longevity. I don’t think I will ever forget his answer. His answer was instant and firm, … Continue reading

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To Paula

This was written about 2006  after Paula told me that many of poems were depressing. Before we met I felt so alone Longing for someone I could call my own I prayed day and night for someone to hold Who … Continue reading

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