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Never

Never

Pierre Fontenot November 16, 2017 Comments Off on Never

Never drink orange juice after you just brushed your teeth. When dealing with annoying people it never hurts to remind yourself that God wants to spend eternity with this person.  It doesn’t make the

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The Education Of Everyday Encounters

The Education Of Everyday Encounters

Pierre Fontenot November 2, 2017 Comments Off on The Education Of Everyday Encounters

They’re tearing down a house that was built when William Howard Taft was President. Some are there to pay for the doing, some there to do the doing, some are there to make sure

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Are There Hummingbirds In Heaven?

Are There Hummingbirds In Heaven?

Pierre Fontenot October 19, 2017 Comments Off on Are There Hummingbirds In Heaven?

…where we find the author, a bit overwhelmed by important things in the actual news, turning his thoughts to matters of questionable importance in the space between his ears… How Hard Can It Be,

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Imperfect Moments

Imperfect Moments

Pierre Fontenot October 5, 2017 Comments Off on Imperfect Moments

I bought a patch of acres, last mailbox at the end of the road.  I was out there doing manual labor, for free, sweat dripping, love bug swatting, having a great ole time…but I

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The Sermon Of Harvey

The Sermon Of Harvey

Pierre Fontenot September 21, 2017 Comments Off on The Sermon Of Harvey

A gallon of water weighs 8 pounds, and some change.  33 trillion gallons just fell.  My calculator can’t go that high.  I’m not sure if I could handle that many zeros. Blah Blah Blah

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The King James Kid

The King James Kid

Pierre Fontenot September 20, 2017 Comments Off on The King James Kid

In The Beginning he was born.  From a child, the world didst make common sense unto him as it had for his father and his father before him.  Parents didst name their children Robert

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The Feels

The Feels

Pierre Fontenot August 17, 2017 Comments Off on The Feels

July ended with some nice mornings.  On the last July Sunday I had church under a tree, dressed in my jammies, no humidity, a sweet breeze turning wind chimes into a choir. Sitting in

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Miss USA

Miss USA

Pierre Fontenot August 3, 2017 Comments Off on Miss USA

In my early twenties I was living in Dallas, and was invited to a Sunday afternoon block party, in the old, cool-daddy part of town, where the oaks were tall and the houses had

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Like A Recipe That Begins With Two Sticks Of Butter

Like A Recipe That Begins With Two Sticks Of Butter

Pierre Fontenot July 20, 2017 Comments Off on Like A Recipe That Begins With Two Sticks Of Butter

Like morning sunshine on your forearm… Like a mockingbird solo… Like the unmistakable sincerity of a grandmother’s smile… Like waking up in a good mood…   Like A Long Life And Dying In Your

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How Do You Mend A Broken Heart?

How Do You Mend A Broken Heart?

Pierre Fontenot July 6, 2017 Comments Off on How Do You Mend A Broken Heart?

I attended a funeral today.  Kin by heart, not by blood, of someone I met in the gray end of life, when you’re not sure where autumn ends and winter begins.  Good people get

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