Dan Ponder

The sound of laughter of old friends

I can close my eyes and identify all seven women just by their laughter.  They are seven friends who met while attending the same school, Randolph ... Read more

Not worth the paper it’s written on

Babe Ruth arguably was the greatest baseball player of all time, certainly of his generation.  Many of his baseball records survived for decades and some ... Read more

Just one more time

It started out just as any other July 4th holiday at Compass Lake.  My children and grandchildren, along with my mother, made it another four ... Read more

Still celebrating our freedom 279 years later

I am finding out that my Grandfather was telling me the truth when he said that the older you get the faster the years fly ... Read more