I know some have been waiting for the Grandpa stories in book format. It was just released this week. Here is the first press release from my marketing manager, Shawn. Press Release John Nichols shares stories about his grandpa, Homer Miller, a lifelong resident of Clay County, in “The Giving Grandpa”. Homer Miller was a […]
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All about Homer Miller and what he taught me about life.
Grandpa’s Favorite Grandson Sitting on Grandpa’s shelf above his desk was a book I borrowed from him and read one time. It had a strange title, Cheaper by the Dozen. The book, written by Frank Bunker Gilbreth, Jr. and Ernestine Gilbreth Carey, is the story of the family of Frank Bunker Gilbreth, Senior, and his […]
Grandpa’s Desk In the “front room” at Grandpa’s was a huge desk covered with things that were important to him. The desk sat right beside his big overstuffed chair. That was Grandpa’s chair and his desk. Others did not sit there. I have seen the desks owned and used by Mark Twain, Thomas Jefferson, and […]
Grandpa’s Faith Life events, especially negative ones we all would rather avoid, affect different people different ways. Some allow the events to make them bitter and over time they grow harder to be around. Others decide to get tough, surrounding themselves with a hard shell, allowing no one inside their thoughts. Rare is the person […]
Hunting with Grandpa A visit to Grandpa’s house usually included a hike if the weather permitted. Grandpa would take his hickory walking stick and head up the path, out the hill past the outhouse and garage, up by the spring, and then into the woods. Along the way he would point out various things he […]