A Parable Of Boxwoods

When I was a teenager I spent a summer on Edisto Island, SC, where I worked as a landscaper (yard boy) at a very old southern plantation known at the time as the Dodge Plantation. Dating back to 1810, it was a cotton plantation used as a Union hospital in 1862. I used to go […]

The Acid Test

Have you heard the TSA’s new slogan? ‘We handle more junk than E-bay.’ Not long ago I sat at the Orlando airport waiting on someone to arrive on a flight. I enjoyed watching a couple of dogs passing up and down the lines of people at security, sniffing for whatever they were trained to sniff […]