Today’s find: Illuminating

It felt a bit like somebody had neglected to pay the electric bill when the “Daily Mass regulars” arrived for 6:30 Mass this morning.

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Today’s find: Parking spot

Come early, if you want to find a parking spot anywhere near the Laurel Falls Trailhead.*

Or maybe just show up. That might work, too.

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Today’s find: Unceasing chorus

Ever heard an ‘angel choir’? Thousands of voices, together raising a loud celestial hymn?

I’m beginning to understand this is precisely what I experienced on Sunday afternoon. But it took until today, as we mark the feast of the Holy Guardian Angels, for the phenomenon to sink in entirely.

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Today’s find: Shotgun start

We started our round on Hole #7 in the League Finale event – and what a curious blessing that turned out to be.

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Today’s find: Crucible

A prison isn’t supposed to be comfortable. I get that.

But does it really have to be so cruel?

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Today’s find: Singleton

Can a single swing of the golf club evoke a scene of biblical import? Or is it mere vanity to think so?

I’ve been pondering these questions for several days now – ever since I was the lone witness to a hole-in-one during League play.

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Today’s find: Soaked

We golfers are a curious breed. Generally, we’re reasonable chaps – with enough sense to come in outta the rain.

But once we’re on the course?  Not so much.

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Today’s find: Reflection

Living up to its name, The Magic House provided an enchanting moment for this ol’ Gramps the other day.

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Today’s find: Pearls

I got wind of a writing gig a few weeks back…and I wound up spitting the bit. Continue reading

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Today’s find: Ferguson

It’s only about 530 miles from the St. Louis metro area…to Gatlinburg, TN…but five years ago this weekend, I remember thinking it seemed like a million.

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