I forgot to notice.

Our country is facing a terrible time. At least, that’s what they tell me. This obviously worries me so I’ve been noticing things over the last few days. I noticed a black man in the local hardware store. He was


(This post written in response to the 2016 riots in Charlotte NC) I love you. I forgive you. I’m sorry. Watching the news in Charlotte I can forgive the protesters in love. It’s what we teach and what I believe.


  I like making things.  I can sometimes do a pretty fair job of it but it takes a lot of effort and time.  One of the things that I like to do is woodworking.  When I make something out


STOLEN This boat is stolen. If you see it online, in person or on the lake email jinksto@gmail.com with the details or call Gaston County Police We can all agree that stealing other peoples stuff is pretty wrong. Some might

Empty (Home)

It’s Wednesday.  I sit alone in an empty church sanctuary.  The clock, hung high on the balcony, that (usually) keeps the preacher from causing us all to miss lunch on Sunday mornings glows bright blue in the darkness.  It reads