Author Archives: Mike Drewery


“Fatherhood is a constant stream of decisions large and small….I’m pretty sure that in 99 percent of the cases, the best answer is to make the choice that requires the most love.” – Jay Payleitner  Advertisements

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In Honor of Sam I Am

Sam I Am12/07/2002 – 09/07/2017 There is a bond between a human and a dog that is forged in a moment and grows stronger over the years. Our bond was forged six years ago on May 22, 2011. I find … Continue reading

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A New Story: At Least A Beginning

I’ve never been good at letting go. I thought that after the first few times of having to let go of someone I love that it would become easier, but this is not the case at all. Every moment of … Continue reading

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I Will Be…

I Will Be… When the world is dark and cold I will be the light that warms you. When life is like a violent storm at sea I will be the anchor that holds you. When life is sinking all … Continue reading

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Dying Many Times

At the beginning of Act 2 of Shakespeare’s play Julius Caesar, Calpurnia, Caesar’s wife, has had a terrible dream about Caesar’s death and is begging him to not go to the senate. Caesar has been warned of the Ides of … Continue reading

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Holly Springs, MS

The photos of the train tracks were taken in front of the old train depot in Holly Springs, MS. The street photos were taken from the train depot looking down Van Dorn. Click on a photo to make it bigger.

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Birth of a Story

The writing of a story begins when the writer falls in love with an idea, and that idea gives birth to a word. With love, that word grows into more words and becomes a sentence. That one sentence meets other … Continue reading

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