Long ago, Papa was given a measure of land by the U.S. Government when his father listed his family on the Dawes Roll as part Cherokee; but he had a greater degree of Irish blood.
Occasionally, Mama thought we should pay a visit to our neighbors across the river some Sunday afternoon, particularly those to the east.
Today, communication is a large part of our everyday existence, and texting or calling takes up much of our time each day, or it does for me.
Memorial Day will soon be here, and the deceased members of the Armed Forces will be remembered in many different ways.
From the time I opened my Fun with Dick and Jane book on the first day of school at Hix, I was fascinated with learning the words and looking at the pictures of the characters.