LO! These woods are full Of poison ivy, And ticks Crawl all over me And the trail is longer than I thought And My map is inadequate- Lo! Daisies, Queen Ann’s Lace And Black-Eyed Susans Waiting beside the trail To cheer me on. George R Pasley May 29, 2017 Shawnee… Read more
Monthly Archives: May 2017
If You Would Ponder If you would ponder The patience of the grouse, Sitting on her nest- The dance of the honeybee, Returned to her hive- The wanderings of the fox With kits in her den- The labor of the oak, A thousand acorns in her arms- Or the vision of the eagle, High in… Read more
Trinity Presbyterian church invites you to join us in saying THANK YOU to our educators for a year well done this Saturday, May 20, from 6 – 8 p.m. There will be a live bluegrass band, refreshments, and party favorites. Everyone is welcome!
One Day One day- A very fine day, Otherwise- I found myself In a strange place Filled with people I did not know, Each one carrying on As if it were a perfectly normal day And perfectly normal That I should be sitting here Bewildered And maybe even a tad bit dizzy (And a… Read more
This week I’d like to share a commencement speech given by my friend Wayne Meisel at St Andrews college in North Carolina: With my apologies to Mr. Kipling, I came up with my own Ode. “If, then… An Ode to the class of 2017” If you’re thirsty, drink water If you’re hungry, eat… Read more
Come join us as we celebrate all mom’s on May 14 at 10:30 a.m., followed by refreshments. We will also celebrate our graduates from Westview High School and UT-Martin.
WALKING THESE PATHS Walking these paths, Studying these trees, I see old friends I’ve not seen for years- Tulip, Poplar, Dogwood, Black Walnut. I meet acquaintances From decades past- Magnolia, Redbud, Maples galore. I meet strangers, and ask their name But they only whisper Something lost in the breeze. All this is a tad bit… Read more