Tag Archives: respect

Before It’s Too Late

  A little history: I never knew my real father. I knew who he was, but he left my mother shortly after I was born. My mother married again when I was ten. My stepdad was a man’s man and … Continue reading

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Fortune Cookie Nightmare

To many of us, the best memory of a Chinese restaurant is the fortune cookie experience. I’m sure you know the drill and love to share what the fortune cookie prediction is for you. How many times have you anticipated … Continue reading

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Cover letter to competition submission

Title: Fortune Cookie Nightmare Cover Letter: This essay is submitted in the spirit of Payton James Freeman. He fought against the odds, and lived well beyond his life expectancy. WE, and I mean ALL of US, have a fight on … Continue reading

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A Veteran’s Legacy

“Daddy, I can’t see.” “I’m sorry honey. Let me lift you up onto my shoulders.” “Bill, please be careful…you need to be careful.” “Daddy, what’s today?” “Today is Veterans’ Day.” “What’s that?” “It’s the day we honor those men and … Continue reading

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The Joy of Life

Introduction of ‘The Joy of Life’ Ever wonder what others do about fond memories of past loves? Although I loved Katie, she was the daughter of a dear friend. I loved her from a distance…one of many that loved her … Continue reading

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YOU DID IT FOR ME

A letter from home. Well, this is to you Dad. For others reading this; this is to Clif Waters, from me, his son Dick Waters. When I was young it was hard to tell you, that you were wrong. Well, … Continue reading

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OUR REWARD

OUR REWARD.

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