©2020 Kari Carlisle I don’t know about your dogs, but mine are absolutely loving the fact that we’re all home ALL THE TIME! We have a nice routine, and they know the routine. Get off the routine, and they remind… Read moreHomemade Treats for our Furry Therapists!
©2019 C. Henry Martens I grew up in interesting times. One of the more interesting societal changes in my early years was the way white people were waking up to past wrongs against those people not white. There was a… Read moreReturn of the Bison
©2018 Kari Carlisle What has happened to Halloween? Judging from television, nothing has changed from the glory days of dressing and walking up and down every street in the neighborhood, knocking on every door (except for the obligatory… Read moreFive Things to Do with Leftover Halloween Candy
©2018 C. Henry Martens The beast champs on the bit as it becomes excited. It inspects you with one eye. You catch the earthy odor of equine as you place a foot in the stirrup, gripping the reins and taking… Read moreWhat do you Feel Riding a Horse?
©2017 C. Henry Martens I spend a lot of time and energy begging people to be indecisive. That may sound strange, but in our rushed society I find it far too easy to rush to conclusions. People get… Read moreSmart People are Indecisive
©2017 C. Henry Martens As I sit here, I can hear Rod Serling, “Imagine if you will, a Perfect World.” The idea of it brings to mind all the fascinating possibilities… immediately followed by what could go wrong if designed… Read morePerfect World
©2017 C. Henry Martens As a group of recruits, this one had not seemed exceptional, but the test was reaching the third hour. Someone had always bailed by now, so the money in the office pool was getting bigger odds… Read moreShort Story: Testing 1..2..3..
©2016 Kari Carlisle There’s no shortage of advice out there – good and bad. And there’s no shortage of people willing to give it, including myself. I love to give advice because I’ve learned much of value in my life… Read moreThe Best Advice I Ever Got
©2016 C. Henry Martens I didn’t mean to become the oldest person in recorded history. It just happened. Much like I never planned to be faithful to my wife, it just happened. I think that sometimes planning ahead allows a… Read moreShort Story: A Most Unexpected Afterdeath
©2016 Kari Carlisle In case you haven’t heard, this is a very special year. This is the year the National Park Service turned 100 years old. It’s just a number, you say? True. It’s just a number. It really doesn’t… Read moreAmerica’s Best Idea