Jan Penton Miller, Author at The Bogalusa Daily News

Opinion

Miller: The perfect gift

Gauge’s mom and dad have always celebrated his birthday in a big way, and I was looking forward to the big celebration as usual. This ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, September 20, 2022 10:24 am

Columns

Miller: God’s love is constant

The subtle nuances of the coming season help to bring structure and constancy to our lives. Without fail, the brisk autumn delights will find their ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, September 13, 2022 12:12 pm

Columns

Miller: Summer gives way to fall

The summer flowers in my garden still brighten the landscape, although they have grown quite leggy. I should have trimmed them back to get one ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, September 6, 2022 10:40 am

Columns

Miller: Love and laughter

I woke up happy. My son who works in Saudi Arabia was stopping by for a morning chat and coffee. He only arrived home a ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, August 23, 2022 10:56 am

Columns

Miller: Don’t be a chicken!

The band’s tunes carried across the beach and the lake to nearby neighborhoods as my friend, Debbie, and I sat in our folding chairs enjoying ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, August 16, 2022 10:37 am

Columns

Miller: Some things are worth fighting for

My favorite eldest grandson, Aidan, has a birthday today. I called him first thing and sang happy birthday for him to listen to when he ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, August 9, 2022 10:54 am

Columns

Miller: Some things never change

My Papaw, the late William Carroll Palmer Sr. could strike up a conversation with anyone. His farm was 13 miles from town, and he worked ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, August 2, 2022 10:28 am

Columns

Miller: It’s the honest truth

The dark clouds obscure the sky as thunder rumbles. A breeze ruffles the feathers of flora, and brings with it the sound of vehicles on ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, July 26, 2022 10:06 am

Columns

Miller: Be safe in these “Dog Days”

These “Dog Days” of summer cause outdoor lovers as well as pet lovers to take a few extra precautions to keep themselves and their canine ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, July 19, 2022 10:25 am

Columns

Miller: Many ordinary people made America great

It’s early and already hot. My little dachshund, Missy, romped away this morning before I could stop her so she wasn’t up for much of ... Read more

by Jan Penton Miller, Tuesday, July 5, 2022 12:05 pm

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