"Knowing how to be solitary is central to the art of loving. When we can be alone, we can be with others without using them as a means of escape." -Gloria Jean Watkins aka bell hooks
You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life. Albert Camus
"Suddenly, I felt the cold metal of a Browning automatic against my head. The hammer was back, and the safety was off. I knew that the slightest pressure from his finger would mean the end for me... (And) I wasn't ready to die."
With the exception of some minor grammar corrections, the following is a direct copy & paste from the website: https://www.electricscotlnd.com There's a lot of info given below, yeah! Believe it or not, there's so much more. It gets difficult sifting through it all. Any question you may have regarding this or any subject, please … Continue reading The Origin of The McLendon Surname
In honor of his birthday, later this week on March 22nd, I'm re-reading 'Hondo', by one of my favorite authors, Louis L'Amour. http://www.louislamour.com/aboutlouis/index.html
When I was want to quit... When I think I'll just stay in bed today... W A couple looks of disgust, some whining, and a good old fashioned hard stare down deep into my eyes; dad... and few seconds of what sounds like yawning/howling which could only be the awful sound of a desperate dog … Continue reading The Working Dog
I thought my father had lost his good sense on that day seven years ago when he brought home a border collie puppy into suburbia. Why a border collie? Why now? At the time, something about this just did not add up for me. Maybe it was because I was at that age where I … Continue reading The Working Dog Pt. I