Earth Day 2014 – Today and Everyday

    It is Earth Day, 2014.  44 years ago, before I was born in '76, people started a movement that I don't think they imagined growing this large.  I live in the Appalachian Mountains in a small, retired coal mining town named Parrott after the owner of the coal mine company, John H. Parrott.…

My River From Afar

  I literally live on top of a mountain.  If you go through the mountains just to the right place, this is overlooking the river where I tan and swim.  It's funny because that is the spot we swim at and my oldest daughter is forever wanting me to walk her to that island.  Believe…