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Hurricane Laura – The Book

Hurricane Laura – The Book

admin January 4, 2022 Comments Off on Hurricane Laura – The Book

Like We Were A Rented Mule  Of the 329 million people in America in the year 2020, nobody had a harder year, than the 313 thousand people of Southwest Louisiana.  The area’s largest city,

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Poor Childhood, Rich Life

Poor Childhood, Rich Life

Pierre Fontenot December 9, 2021 Comments Off on Poor Childhood, Rich Life

If all you knew about Yvonne was this one picture, you might think she had a soft, easy life, maybe even born with a silver spoon.  Not so, not so. She’s the second youngest

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The 2021 Hurricane Season

The 2021 Hurricane Season

Pierre Fontenot November 19, 2021 Comments Off on The 2021 Hurricane Season

If I were a declaring type person, I’d declare the 2021 hurricane season over.  (Weather type people play it safer.  To them it’s not over until after Thanksgiving.)   But even a Louisiana civilian

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Purpose For Average People

Purpose For Average People

Pierre Fontenot October 8, 2021 Comments Off on Purpose For Average People

Tiger Woods was a kid, first time I saw him handle a golf club on TV. I reacted like someone in 1762 reacted, seeing six-year-old Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart play a piano for the king.

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Purpose for the Sake of Purpose

Purpose for the Sake of Purpose

Pierre Fontenot September 20, 2021 Comments Off on Purpose for the Sake of Purpose

Two years ago, I was on the straight road, to purpose.  Two years later, I pulled over to the shoulder.  GPS can get me to Omaha, but it’s useless, for directions to purpose.  

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Becoming Uncomfortable In America

Becoming Uncomfortable In America

Pierre Fontenot August 26, 2021 Comments Off on Becoming Uncomfortable In America

Am I the only one feeling less at home in America? _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

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Meet John Bridges

Meet John Bridges

Pierre Fontenot August 5, 2021 Comments Off on Meet John Bridges

Every kid gets asked, “What do want to be when you grow up?” Meet John Bridges. He knew it early, and he’s living it now. (That’s him on the left, with his cousin, playing

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Double 90th Birthday Party

Double 90th Birthday Party

Pierre Fontenot July 15, 2021 Comments Off on Double 90th Birthday Party

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There Goes The Huey…

There Goes The Huey…

Pierre Fontenot June 25, 2021 Comments Off on There Goes The Huey…

 

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Miss Leona’s 96th Birthday

Miss Leona’s 96th Birthday

admin June 3, 2021 Comments Off on Miss Leona’s 96th Birthday

Harry Methvin, a teacher, was “out junking,” when he spied an old one-room schoolhouse.  Lady who lived next door, Miss Leona, had once been a student there.  They’ve been friends ever since.   “I

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