Back in Texas

Crossing the Texas state line, I take a deep breath, a tradition in our family, meant to be a breath of fresh air, sunshine, and a feeling of homecoming. This time, as I take a deep breath, I am nearly overwhelmed by the lovely scent of...cattle, cattle, and the peculiarly odiferous smells that only a …

Dawn at the House

      Dawn at the Lane House, in the early morning light, the flowers glow like sunshine, and are such a pretty sight. In the background are the mountains, where leaves will start to turn, the season is changing, as the sunshine slowly burns. These flowers were just a wilderness, two or three weeks ago, …