Category Archives: Small towns

Reconstruction of the West Liberty Christian Church

  We won another victory over the tornado of 2012. Almost four years after a horrible tornado took our 102-year old building from us, we moved into our new church building. Previous to this, we worshiped at another church.  I … Continue reading

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Ezel Presbyterian Church

      I was in a testosterone fog. Like the tops of the eastern Kentucky hills hidden by the fog of this particular winter, rainy, day, my judgement was clouded by the current state of my machismo.  My bravado … Continue reading

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Wrigley Tunnel

We were racing up the steps to the platform.   I knew it would be close. My wife and I were trying to catch the subway in Midtown Manhattan to go to Battery Park to ride the Staten Island Ferry. I … Continue reading

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Old Paint Creek School in Winter

Today is one of those days when the snow is coming down,  the snow is coming down,  the snow is coming down. I am sitting in my office at my laptop writing a blog.   I haven’t been very busy … Continue reading

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Old Mill Park Swinging Bridge

I would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas from West Liberty in Morgan County in eastern Kentucky in the United States of America on the North American continent of the planet Earth in the Solar System of the Milky … Continue reading

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Remembering Park Drive-In

Today I am feeling a little nostalgic… I don’t know if looking at this photo made me nostalgic or nostalgia came  so I looked at this picture.   Either way today I am thinking about the past. I took this … Continue reading

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Tree in Fog

It was a dark night, such as the one pictured above.   Three irresponsible college males with a less-than-thought-out notion, conceived about ten minutes previous to the odyssey, set out on their trek. Their destination was Amburgey Rock, a ledge … Continue reading

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Faculty Recessional at Graduation

I have been emancipated from the financial vise of undergraduate education…free at last! I have written my last tuition check, my last apartment rent check, my last food dispensing check, my last parking ticket reimbursement, and my last college calamity … Continue reading

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West Liberty, KY Tornado

I swore to myself that I would not write about this photo. I don’t know why I decided to write about it. Maybe, because it is the one year anniversary of the event that will forever be remembered. That is, … Continue reading

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Female Cardinal

Don’t you just love when little pleasures suddenly invade your dull, dreary routine. I am not saying that we all live dull, dreary, mundane lives and I don’t think of my life as that way either. However none of us … Continue reading

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