Comforting Embrace

Air Force Chief Master Sgt. John Gebhardt, of the 332nd Expeditionary Medical Group at Balad, Iraq, cradles a young girl as they both sleep in the hospital. The girl’s entire family was executed by insurgents; the killers shot her in the head as well. The girl received treatment at the U.S. military hospital in Balad, […]

National Ammo Day

November 19 is National Ammo Day. It is a nationwide BUYcott of ammunition. You buy ammunition. 100 Rounds a person. The goals of Ammo Day: The goal of National Ammo Day is to empty the ammunition from the shelves of your local gun store, sporting goods, or hardware store and put that ammunition in the […]

Happy birthday, Marky!!!

Today is little Mark’s birthday! 🙂 I couldn’t take any more pics because he refuses to wear clothes. If he keeps his pants on for 10 minutes straight, I consider it a good day. 😆 Diane’s Stuff Friday 13th Weekend Open Trackbacks @

Swan Songs – In Search of the Staffstone

Swan Songs – In Search of the Staffstone “A blast of fire roared toward him. The clothes on his back burst into flames. Kyle dove into the river… The dragon dove into the river…” Swan Songs In Search of the Staffstone A Christian children’s fantasy-adventure story about… An archaeologist uncle responsible for two world wars—maybe […]

Wasted years

Way too long ago I did something regrettable. I gave up a friend. Sure, I may have been going through some tough times but I should have never taken any of it out on him. What was happening in my life was that I got involved with someone that was very selfish and hurtful. I […]

Happy 4th of July

Be safe. Be happy. Be free! IN CONGRESS, JULY 4, 1776 The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America When in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another and to assume among the powers of the earth, the […]