The leaders of the Confederate States of America were running for their lives 154 years ago this week.
It’s so easy, you don’t even think about it. You go to your favorite supermarket, compare items on the shelves, take the ones you want, pay for them, and leave.
The Old West seemed to breed larger than life legends. Wild Bill Hickock. Wyatt Earp. Billy the Kid. Calamity Jane. The list goes on and on.
A good many summer vacations in my childhood were spent on my grandparents’ farm in northwest Missouri.
What do presidential campaigns and the Christmas shopping season have in common? They both keep starting earlier and earlier.