The Past Under our Feet

Do you realize while you are walking that you are stepping on the past? The past is actually under our feet in the dusty layers of the soil.

The discovery of the age depends upon the depth of the soil. A visit to local cemeteries reveals that fact. People were buried with personal items. And somewhere nearby was the site of the old home place.

I once visited a farmhouse where old newspapers replete with local and national news of a forgotten era were tacked onto the inner walls for insulation. It was pinned up on the wall during a time of hardship and suffering

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