This story came to me when I overheard two people having a conversation.  They were talking loudly.  I was not intentionally trying to hear them.  I was standing in line at a store.  The two people ahead of me were amusing.  And they were not trying to funny.  But they were.  Both were having different … More WELCOME HOME


Irene, Iowa – Population 1,000 There are moments in our life when right and wrong become tangled.  It becomes impossible to commit to one or the other.  The natural tendency is to let emotions take over.  Later we suffer the consequences.      SHERIFF LEROY FARLAN STOOD near Lake Bollon and stared down at the ground.  … More WRONG TOWN


These are coworkers and neighbors who work and live in Irene, Iowa.  Population 1,000.  They work at a Button factory.  They will do anything for their community and neighbors.  They do not always see eye to eye.  But they are friends—even in this divisive political time.  See how they go about things.  Enjoy Part 1 … More THE BUTTON FACTORY