Tag: marriage

  • Earl’s Stupid Human Tricks

    Earl’s Stupid Human Tricks

        Sitting in the courtroom, listening to Earl's momma lie through her pearly white teeth, Morgan wished upon her momma's grave that she had not thrown out that book. She wished she'd read it cover-to-cover. Wished for all things fried in deep fat that[..]
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  • The Vows We Break

    The Vows We Break

    The last time the West Coast contingent of the Spears family came together was for Mama's funeral. This past weekend we came from up (Los Angeles) and down  (Seattle) the West Coast for my nephew Robert's wedding. [caption id="attachment_1799" align="aligncenter" width="1588"] West Coast Spears Clan[/caption][..]
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  • Waiting on Lenore

    Waiting on Lenore

    [caption id="attachment_1759" align="aligncenter" width="876"] This is the type of double-oven stove we once owned.[/caption]       Why is it people wait until their kids are grown to buy new appliances? Oh, I know, because we were all buying groceries for all those kids. That[..]
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  • Love Gone Wrong

    Love Gone Wrong

    Congratulation to Beth Wilkes of Alabama & Dorcie Tracy of Oregon. They are the winners of Leigh Anne's book. Thanks to all who entered.  The wedding was perfect in every way. Lovely flowers. Lovely dress. Lovely bride.   Their church family was there. The cousins[..]
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  • Finding our best selves

    Finding our best selves

    This short film is worth your half-hour. It's a story of creativity and imagination. A story of hope and devotion. A story that transports. A story that reminds us that we find our best selves when we love others. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kV5dMQ-432M
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  • This Marriage of Ours

    This Marriage of Ours

      "To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must give it to no one, not even an animal. Wrap it carefully round[..]
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