Echoes From the Campfire

Well, when the time comes that He wants to call me home, I’m willin’ to go.  I leave things to Him and don’t let worry mess with my sleep.”              –Elmer Kelton  (The Way of the Coyote)        “For where your treasure is, there your heart [your wishes, your desires; that on which your life centers] will be…

Echoes From the Campfire

A man’s got his word.  If that’s no good, what is?”              –Ernest Haycox  (Trail Town)     “Your word is a lamp to my feet And a light to my path.”              –Psalm 119:105 (NKJV)—————————I was reading an article from “Infinity” written by Bakajied Nongrum that discussed the plight of Diogenes. (“Infinity” is published Ravi Zacharias).  Diogenes went about the…

Echoes From the Campfire

All accidents are freak accidents.  All dangers are hidden dangers, by the very meaning of the word.  Look out for the Indian sharpshooter where there’s no cover to hide him.  Watch out for the badgerhole, far from where any badgerhole should be.  A man can ready himself for anything on earth, if he knows it’s…

Echoes From the Campfire

James Lamb blocked the doorway forcing Lucas to step back into the room.  “What’re doing here kid?” snarled Lamb.  “Coming to finish off my brother?”  He reached for Lucas forgetting his bandaged hand.  Lucas jumped grabbing the edge of the door swinging it as Lamb lunged for him.  The door struck the arm that was…