Don Barone

All things are possible day

Feb 19, 2010

It's my favorite part of sports, the renewal. The promise of it all. Sports are spring, without the allergies.

The Hummingbird At Sea

Feb 19, 2010

As I looked at his hand with no wrist, and a bent thumb that won't move, held in place with a metal rod, a hand without any feeling left, an arm missing most of the arm, twisted and scared, I look up to his young face to say, Hello/Thank You/I'm honored to meet you...

Demons In The Night

Feb 15, 2010

Losing keeps you awake.Those competing in the Bassmaster Classic know this feeling. Fifty-one dreaming of a win.

Comes Santa for a Soldier

Dec 19, 2009

Every gift you open this season comes wrapped in freedom. And it's given to you by people like Cpl. William Bennett.

Blue collar bass

Oct 27, 2009

I grew up in a week to week family. Some weeks were of seven days, some weeks ended by Thursday. Grilled cheese sandwich and tomato soup weekends.

Hello

Oct 17, 2009

We are all children, posing as adults. Folks, it's not about the WHAT in our life, it's about the WHO in our life. Who, is what makes you.

Troubled Water

Oct 15, 2009

The Red River is now vanilla latte brown. I am ten floors above it, but still moved.

One cast from glory

Oct 9, 2009

Ladies of the WBT Championship, you need to know just one thing, you are one cast from glory. Destiny rides on your line.

A baseball cap for Victor

Sep 16, 2009

In a small town in Connecticut, there is a very happy young man. I'm writing about, Victor, and his baseball cap.

A livewell for Tony

Sep 15, 2009

his is the porch rocker where the wisdom of life came from. Me sitting on wooden steps, Gram rocking and talking. To this day I can't think about doing the right thing without hearing the faint creaking of wood.

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