Putty and Pearls

Are you the kind of person that enters a house and within a few minutes you are checking the door casings to see how well they are puttied? No? I am. I worked as a new residential homes painter while in high school, on the prep team. We would putty, caulk, sand, and basically get … Continue reading Putty and Pearls

The Tree

Once upon a time there lived a man and his son.  They were both strong-willed and outspoken.  They often argued as the son grew into adulthood. One day, they had an argument that became a shouting match.  At the end, the son screamed that he hated his father and that he never wanted to see … Continue reading The Tree