Managing Risk . . .

First things first.  We’ve had tons of rain from the outer bands of Hurricane Harvey – although nothing compared to what the coast of TX and Houston have endured.  I had a brief email from my dear long-distance friend, Shoreacres, … Continue reading

Susan Harling Memorial Park

The Louisiana Outdoor Writers 72nd Annual Conference was held August 11th and 12th this past weekend in beautiful, historic Natchitoches, La.  Thanks to family willing to step in and take care of things at home for me, I was able … Continue reading



At least in much of Terrebonne Parish: An official from a major local land company and holder of hundreds of hunting leases in Terrebonne Parish, announced today that due to the rumors that the going price per foot for big … Continue reading

Memories of a Steel Magnolia

I’d like to tell you a story that has nothing to do with fifteen minutes of fame.  Oh no, it’s much larger and more meaningful than that. It begins with my baptism. Daddy was a member of First Presbyterian Church … Continue reading

Maurepas Swamp


The Maurepas Swamp.  I’ve never paddled through it or ridden through it in a boat.  I’ve only driven over it via Highway 55. BUT, it still intrigues me every time I drive over it. So, let’s backtrack to this post … Continue reading