Author Archives: Cliff Ames Jr.

Taking A Brief Break…

Hey everyone sorry I haven’t finished up my Experiencing A Do-Over series! Been busy with family stuff and getting a few other projects up and running off the ground. Be back in a week or two!

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Experiencing A Do-Over: Part Three

This is post 4 of 4 in the series “Experiencing A Do-Over” GOD KNOWS MY DOUBT My family and I have been through a lot of trials over the years. And during those trials I have had plenty of doubts. I … Continue reading

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Experiencing A Do-Over: Part Two

This is post 3 of 4 in the series “Experiencing A Do-Over” GOD KNOWS MY DISCOURAGEMENT In one of my favorite hymns “What A Friend We Have In Jesus” there is a line of the song that says: Have we … Continue reading

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Tales From The Coffee Shop – Bean Date: S170429

This is post 1 of 1 in the series “Tales From The Coffee Shop” 12:15PM – Arrived at the the coffee shop. 12:17PM – Ordered my Iced Tea and a Tuna Sandwich. The barista offered to heat up my tuna … Continue reading

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Experiencing A Do-Over: Part One

This is post 2 of 4 in the series “Experiencing A Do-Over” IT’S A NEW DAY Most of of us have seen a sunrise. In a movie, on television, in a picture. And some of us have experienced a sunrise … Continue reading

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Experiencing A Do-Over: Introduction

This is post 1 of 4 in the series “Experiencing A Do-Over” There are times in our life when we’ve screwed up and wish we could have a do-over. Maybe you were pulled over and received a ticket. Maybe you made … Continue reading

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From The Archives — Knight Rider: One Man Can Make A Difference

This is post 1 of 1 in the series “From The Archives” Originally Posted: January 6th, 2016 Ever since I was a kid I’ve watched a lot of television. My favorite show growing up was Knight Rider. For you young … Continue reading

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Toxic Friendship… Like Flint Michigan Water Toxic…

My apologies to anyone that lives in Flint… I recently have been disentangling myself from a toxic friendship. In addition to emotional manipulation and verbal abuse, this individual took advantage of my financial generosity and contributed directly to the end … Continue reading

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Why A Lamb? – Part 2: Easter

This is post 2 of 2 in the series “Why The Lamb?” “Why a lamb in his resurrection? Because his innocence is everlasting.” Saint Augustine – 375 Easter Sunday. It’s one of the two days that are most attended at … Continue reading

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Why A Lamb? – Part 1: Good Friday

This is post 1 of 2 in the series “Why The Lamb?” “Why a lamb in his passion? Because he underwent death without being guilty of any iniquity.” Saint Augustine – 375 I’ve always been fascinated by the concept of … Continue reading

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Third Time’s The Charm!

Back in 2005 I began a blog to document the tales and stories I was experiencing in my life and to share those with friends, family and strangers. At the beginning of 2017, due to a technical glitch, I lost … Continue reading

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Welcome!

Welcome To Tales From The Yellow Brick Road I love to tell stories and I have a lot of them to tell. Stories about my life, stories about the lives of my friends and family as well as stories that … Continue reading

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