Echo From the Hills

Fall weather is trying hard to enter our hills, with a few premature yellowing leaves drifting down from trees that are beginning to look...

The Katydids were hollering loudly last night, just as they have been for awhile.  Their quarrelsome din echoes back and forth as they declare,...

Autumn seems to have stretched forth her hand and is displaying her beautiful flowers in our hills. The official date on the calendar is...

Our hills simmer under July heat, as the sun beats down relentlessly upon humans and animals alike. Hound dogs hunt for shade under automobiles or porches, while humans seek their air-conditioned homes. Those who...

Midsummer steams along, hot and humid, as July spins out her dreamy days.  Honeybees hum as they visit flowers, gathering nectar and pollen for...

July 4, 2016 will be one holiday that will live on in the memories of many people.  Some folks are calling it a thousand...

    The hot rays of the summer sun beat down upon us yesterday, as spring gathered her floral skirts about her and departed from our...

Spring is getting ready to depart from our hills, while summer is impatiently waiting to make her appearance.  With the dignity of a queen,...

The incessant drone of the 17-year cicadas is a constant background noise from early morning until late evening here in our hills, but we...

I Saw God Wash the World By Bill Stidger I saw God wash the world last night With His sweet showers on high; And then when morning came I...

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