Showing posts from December, 2019

Did God Whisper "Willie"?

We remember the years past for various reasons; some good, some bad.   For example, in the year 2000 I went through a divorce, lost a job and buried my father.    But in the year 2017 I met and married the love of my life!   2019 provided me one of the most radical changes of all my days on this Earth.   Now, it may not seem like much to you, but to me it is life changing.   I bought a guitar. All my life I have envied the guy who could pick up a guitar and play.   Not so much the rock stars with their fame and fortune;    I was more in awe of the guy at the campfire that strummed little tunes while folks talked and laughed.   I remember youth camp in the snow-covered Rockies, where we sat in a circle while one of the locals played the Beetles song, Rocky Raccoon.   I was so jealous. When I was in my 20s, I came into possession of a guitar.   A friend at church tried to teach me how to play, but with one 30-minute session once a week, frustration led to despair as I determin