Monthly Archives: January 2014

On a Roll

After marlene clops-clops out, the next customer pulls up. Actually, it’s a panel truck. Driver leans out, “Where’s these go?” I shrug, “Don’t look at me, I just work around here.” The driver grins, “Just to see a certified Barny … Continue reading

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Scooping Dust

I move with a panic approaching fast as I scoop with desperation, “Mighty fine Scooping there,” Marlene observes. “I’m trying not to get buried,” I call back, “In these oats, that’d be a miserable way to go.” “The wagon sides … Continue reading

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scoop away.

I’m standing in the bed of the wagon as marlene pushes the button that drops the bottom of the chute. and soon I’m standing in the bed of Marlene’s wagon as whole oats and dust fill in and around my … Continue reading

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Hustle and Pestle

I get pushing the remainder of the corn out of the horse-farmer’s wagon. He tips his hat, shakes the reins and the team clop their way out to start home. Pushig up in line behind after the horse-farmer leaves is … Continue reading

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