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In the future men and women will be free to do what they want, but under the law. My poem. Read More
There is nothing quite like the gentle hush of a slug nibbling fallen fruit under a persimmon tree. Read More
Renew your days, renew your life. My poem. Read More
If she doesn’t break him, she’ll never get to have him. In this short story, Rebecca “Becks” has to stand up against a band of brothers to rescue her family farm. She’s been training for this moment for a year, but her greatest challenge is Archer Slone. No one’s ever… Read More
Today is my nation's day and am compelled expressing the long gestating feelings. Read More
Syria has become a graveyard that a lot of ambitious people are buried in. It's The Heart of Darkness of this era. Read More
The young couple met at a college rodeo. They married and went about their lives in respective careers in New York City. Restricted in their apartment during Covid-19 pandemic, they grew wary, decided to seek out their old lives out west and moved to Central Texas. There, they purchased land… Read More
The past is like a puzzle. Finding one piece, then fitting it together with another. If you know what you are looking for, everything takes on a different meaning. But that is part of solving the riddle. You can see the whole picture, but it is cracked, parts missing. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 11, 2021

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The Booksie Classic House

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The Booksie Classic House

Disclaimer: I like this country, love it even. It’s nationalism I hate. The same issue is present in probably every country because people are conceited, stupid, childish, greedy, and vain. Read More

Tags: country, my, fuck

"Think who your audience is" lol... obviously not you. --- Read More

Tags: needs, country, this, a, shakeup

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The Booksie Classic House

Getting up in age, having lost a high profile job, then his wife to cancer, Hoyt settled on a small farm in Northeast Georgia. Living day to day, and alone, being charitable to people in his general area, he hardly knew that a man would appear from the blue to… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

a new "good old" country style drinking song lyric Read More
Experience the resourceful spirit of Clyde McCulley as he explores in memory his humble but adventurous childhood in rural Arkansas in the 1940s and 50s. Though flavored with the hickory smoke of a southern upbringing, McCulley's juvenile innocence and sense of wonder capture universal mysteries and dreams of childhood as… Read More
How Eddy Arnold harvested the rustic plowboy and replanted a citified country crooner Read More
When Alabama smashed Nashville's invisible "band-repellent" barricade Read More
When Sears shoe salesman, Webb Pierce, finally found the "perfect fit" Read More
The musical role model waiting behind Roger Miller's life-shattering losses Read More

Poem / Song Lyrics

September 12, 2020

Glad I'm over that one. Sometimes it's like we just fall hard for the art that comes with the loss, right? Read More
A sudden shift in direction that put Lefty Frizzell on the right track Read More
An answer song only recorded "for a session fee" that inaugurated the musical reign of Kitty Wells Read More
A road map that charted the course of superstardom for Conway Twitty Read More
The car wreck that slammed the brakes on Randy Travis's runaway life Read More
The telephone call that connected Ernest Tubb with his musical destiny Read More
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