Category Archives: People Stories

When Your Best Friend Is a Different Color

There is a beautiful story about this photo, taken on April 20, 2012 in a Texas wheat field: That’s my teenager (Timothy), next to his best friend (Gavin) and his little brother (Gabriel), who are wearing matching tee shirts. How they … Continue reading

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Do You Have Eyelids?

Recently, a friend directed me to Baby Adam’s Story, and I began following his adoptive parents’ blog.  Adam was born with severe deformities, and his biological parents abandoned him shortly after birth at the hospital where his adoptive parents worked. … Continue reading

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Carol’s Bread

Well, I don’t have much, but I have bread, thanks to my friend Carol. When you don’t have much, you can still give from what you have.  And you can start at your back door.  That’s all I knew to … Continue reading

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People Stories: Meet Howard

This is Howard: I met Howard on Duval Street in Key West.  Howard is 55 years old (Can you believe it?) and he plays the drums as a street performer.  The interesting thing is that Howard’s drums are a set … Continue reading

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People Stories: Meet Nonnie

This is Nonnie. His real name is David, and he’s also my dad.  My oldest son couldn’t say “grandfather”, so that explains the nickname.  My dad is an interesting person, and he’s also an opposite of Sherrie, my last People … Continue reading

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People Stories: Meet Sherrie

I love people and their stories, so here’s one.  This is Sherrie.  Sherrie lives in my neighborhood.  I stopped by one day and asked her if I could snap her picture, and ask her just three little questions.  I’m awfully … Continue reading

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