Blog Archive: Dale Sharp

The following blogs, if any, are all of the blogs published by Dale Sharp @hisdisciple2

I was out in the field, minding my crops. The wheat looking golden as it swayed in the early morning sunlight. The tips glistening as the gentle breeze of a Kansas morning flowed across the countryside. Then I noticed something strange, out of... read more
1030 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Jul 06, 2019
It's a quiet night in the Arizona desert, Calm, warm and bathed in the glow of the large full moon. Nothing making sound except the crickets, and my own breathing. In contrast to the surrounding silence even the beating of my own... read more
833 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Mar 20, 2019
He was just a simple man, unassuming and normal. Never standing out. Never the ladies man. Adorned in slacks, sensible shoes, With dress shirt and tie. Black rimmed glasses perched on his nose, Quietly he did his job. Yet, somewhere underneath it... read more
986 words · ~4 minutes to read · published May 12, 2018
Darkness covered the city like a cloak. Streetlights offered little to no light, only shadows prevailed. Long, dark, frightening shadows. My date was clinging tightly to me as we made our way to the waiting car. As we approached, my date and my... read more
970 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Jan 28, 2018
The search was on… I donned the leather jacket, and attached the whip to my side. This was going to be an epic adventure, fraught with peril. It had to be done, I couldn’t let it go. I had to get it! Had to find it! Without it the day... read more
869 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Dec 27, 2017
This Snipitz is not going to be the same as the others, the subject matter is still to raw and too close to my heart. It is, however, something that I want to share with all of you. Take it for what you will, love it or dislike it. It is what it is.... read more
1036 words · ~4 minutes to read · published May 07, 2017
“Good evening and welcome to Burger King, can I interest you in a Whopper?” says the garbled disembodied voice that is part of the lexicon of Fast food ordering. “Nope” Is my reply. “I will have a double Bacon Cheeseburger... read more
1013 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Feb 04, 2016
Today my dear family, friends, coworkers, those who love this blog, those reading this blog for the first time, those reading it because they know me and feel obligated, the store clerk I gave this website to, the mail man and the pizza delivery... read more
1104 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Jan 14, 2016
I arrived in Las Vegas just after noon. Our flight from Kansas City had been delayed by about 20 minutes because the FAA would not let the baggage handlers load the bags onto the plane when lightning was striking in the area... ... Ok, let me see if I... read more
814 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Jan 14, 2016
“Moving right along. Footloose and fancy free. Getting there is half the fun. Come share it with me. “ “Moving right along... . Moving right along... . moving right along.” There is nothing in the world like traveling the open road... read more
1206 words · ~5 minutes to read · published Jan 14, 2016
“...They sat and while I answered cheerily, they chatted of familiar things. But, ere long, I felt myself getting pale and wished them gone. My head ached, and I fancied a ringing in my ears; but still they sat, and still chatted. The ringing... read more
1478 words · ~6 minutes to read · published Aug 30, 2012
His eyes dart around the room... Looking... Searching The glint in his eyes reflecting the slight madness inside. The white lab coat hanging to his knees, rubber gloves protecting his hands as one by one he looks to the shelves and mixes in the... read more
963 words · ~4 minutes to read · published May 03, 2012
With the skilled hands of a carpenter my Grandfather fashioned a tree house in the tree in the front yard of the orchard. It could honestly be described as a split level with a VERY small basement. It was just big enough for me to squeeze my childhood... read more
1436 words · ~6 minutes to read · published Nov 15, 2011
Who Knows what evil lurks in the hearts of man... The SHADOW knows. Hahahahahahah The chilling laugh that sent chills up my spine as the show The Shadow would begin on the radio. Now before you get to doing any math. I am NOT that old. The show was... read more
1637 words · ~7 minutes to read · published Oct 13, 2011
It was a very cold winter and the snow had been falling relentlessly around the area. I was taking it cautiously not wanting to slide into another vehicle or even worse shoot over the edge of an embankment because I could not turn. Soon the family and... read more
1097 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Jun 03, 2011
The story your about to hear is true. The names have NOT been changed to protect the innocent. This is the place Independence, Missouri. I work here... but I am NOT a cop. I don't carry a badge. It was January 29th 2001. I was working the night... read more
1224 words · ~5 minutes to read · published Mar 22, 2011
God¬ If it is not to much to ask, may I trade this BODY in for a new one? I mean, really. It has gotten out of control. It does not move like it used to. It does not... read more
1117 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Jan 19, 2011
Do you have a little streak about you that likes to tease people just a little? Never mean or malicious but just like to make people laugh and have fun? I am that way, I admit it now and I am seeking help for it¬.well, ok, maybe not, but I am... read more
1100 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Dec 28, 2010
Tucked away in a folder, are some of my most treasured possessions. They are Birthday cards from my Grandmother Sharp. A woman that epitomized what it meant to be a Grandmother. I remember spending time with Grandma and wanting to See Gomer Pyle... read more
1305 words · ~5 minutes to read · published Dec 24, 2010
Lets see¬ If I go to bed now I will be up in 4 hours so that would make it¬hmmmmmm That was the way I had to think about Christmas Eve. I had to have a plan. When would be that optimum time for me to go to bed. If I go to early then I... read more
912 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Dec 22, 2010
Right now I am siting here at a Caribou Coffee having a nice large Caribou Blend... I have opened up my laptop and as I am about to put finger to keystroke a very happy woman walks through the coffee shop offering everyone here a piece of celebratory... read more
1360 words · ~5 minutes to read · published Dec 17, 2010
 Im dreaming of a white Christmas.. Just like the ones I used to know. Where the tree tops glisten and Children listen To hear sleigh bells in the... read more
724 words · ~3 minutes to read · published Dec 09, 2010
The projectionist is warming up the projector and slipping the highlight and blooper reel onto the spindle... threading the celluloid film through the proper path... past the lamp and onto the take up reel. He is ready to flip the switch and allow us... read more
1375 words · ~5 minutes to read · published Nov 30, 2010
Here I stand? I love it! I am in charge, having fun and life is GREAT! slip oops OUCH! Do you have those moments? You feel like you are on top of the world doing what you like, enjoying your life and feeling like you have it all under control? Only to... read more
957 words · ~4 minutes to read · published Nov 20, 2010
Bump Bump Bump... This is how we taught our girls to go down stairs... they had to sit on their backsides and bump down one stair at a time. They would giggle as they sat down and bounced their way like Tigger on Winnie The Pooh. Like there bottoms... read more
1274 words · ~5 minutes to read · published Oct 21, 2010