Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Reba gives birth to 10 puppies

by Randall Beaird Nemo woke me up early yesterday morning, barking by my window.  I could tell he was excited about something, and had a good idea.  I made my way out to the shed next to the old chicken … Continue reading

From newspapers to my blog

by Randall Beaird Coyote Grove was published in about twenty newspapers across the southern states.  It covered life in the country and a medley of other topics.  Randy Bamboo is my blog, and my older columns will be mixed with it. … Continue reading

Living on Salty June

by Randall Beaird During the summer of 2005 I was working south of Victoria, Texas and spending every weekend fishing in Port O’Connor.  I bought a 15 foot kayak, built a trolling motor mount behind me, anchored it to the … Continue reading

Only lovers

by Randall Beaird Nothing was more exciting than that first day of school. I couldn’t wait to play bombardment at recess and see who was in my class. I remember one night before one of those days. Dad did a … Continue reading

Fish Drill Team

by Randall Beaird My first year in college began in a wheelchair. On August 20, 1981, three days prior to my departure for Texas A&M, my right leg was crushed under Star, our lanky quarter horse. We were in a … Continue reading