My youngest son Derrick, a counselor in Columbia, Mo., and sometimes blogger and very busy father of two young'ns, Liberty and Barrett, and with a very intelligent wife, Naomi, has recently posted this on his blog, DerrickRat.
I think it's worth reading.
"When dawn spreads its paintbrush on the plain, spilling purple... ," Songs of the Pioneers song from TV show "Wagon Train." Dawn on the mythic Santa Fe Trail, New Mexico, looking toward Raton from Cimarron. -- Clarkphoto. A curmudgeon's old-fashioned newspaper column, cross-breeding watercolor, metaphors and journalism, for readers in more than 150 countries.