Summers at Christian Bend, TN

         Wild dogwoods were in bloom when Mama’s Aunt Cil died in spring 1968, and it nearly broke her heart. Aunt Cil was her last physical connection to her mama, Granny Ruth, and with those two matriarchs gone, Mama’s world just crumbled around her. Frank, Linda and I had spent a good [Read More…]

Roll Call:Bill Huff

If it is true what they say about the ways in which we are connected to one another — only about 4 degrees of separation — I’m hoping you can help me track down somebody. In 1966 when my father’s body was returned from Vietnam to the states, he was escorted by a SFC Willie [Read More…]