• Best of 2013,  football,  Laurel,  Ole Miss,  The Bo Wallace Post

    A slightly belated Happy New Year & my faves of 2013

    So 2013, for me, was quite a year.  Halfway through the year, I decided to pick up blogging again.  For whatever reason, I need an outlet. I have come to realize that the size of the outlet doesn’t really matter so much. Stats meant something to me in the beginning, not as much now. (Don’t kid yourselves. If a blogger ever tells you their stats mean NOTHING to them, he or she is lying, albeit possibly to himself.) Looking back, I realize that my resumption of blogging coincided with some personal trials.   I find it ironic that I have found people who provide comfort, solace, friendship, and also challenge…

  • faith,  football,  Ole Miss,  The Bo Wallace Post

    When it’s ok to pray about football

    Note: Yes, I realize I have written a good bit about football lately. It’s football season. It’s on the brain. It will slack up in January.  When my 6 year-old son, BB, said his prayers last night, he ended with the following: “And God, please help Bo Wallace with his arm so he can do good in the LSU game.” I’m sure he was looking ahead to LSU because he knows we are going to Oxford for that game, meaning a visit to my folks’ house (where he and his sister pretty much rule the roost). Obvious answer aside, I asked him why he thought Bo Wallace needed help with…