Baptists, Basketball, and BB King

Baptists, Basketball, and BB King

Life is a funny thing. If anything is certain, it is that life is a funny thing. Though I understand you may struggle, and though there is suffering in the world, it helps to find the humor in it all. The joke for me, includes 

Zihuatanejo

Zihuatanejo

For nearly five years, I have been on a journey. The journey, like any journey, had a destination. Though there have been many who traveled some lengths with me, nobody knew the destination. For me, it was always, Zihuatanejo. Those closest to me will understand. 

They Got Me

They Got Me

This website was started three years ago. Mostly for sharing stories that were longer than a typical post on social media. During that time, the Facebook page restingtimes.com was created. It has become a place for drawings and short musings. I am proud of both 

False Positive

False Positive

When I got home from helping her into her chair that one last time, I sent my mother a message.

Walking With a Master

Walking With a Master

And how can I forget the day I was told all of the Illuminati’s plans for global domination and a New World Order?

The Great Pie Try

The Great Pie Try

Perspective is everything. While it may not immediately change the present, it certainly might change the future. When we are grateful for what we have, we usually will have more for which to be grateful. What that looks like is often better than what we 

Washing Bugattis

Washing Bugattis

Cars mean something to people, and people mean something to me.

And What About Religion?

And What About Religion?

Sometimes I miss the structure, the easy answers, and the common belief.

Nice Guys

Nice Guys

While consider these thoughts, my son walk onto the porch. His shirt had a Santa hat (at the end of June) with the words, “Santa… I was naughty… and it was worth it.” He wondered why I laughed so loud and so long.

Common Ground

Common Ground

For what should we be grateful? What is given?