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Airs Friday, May 10, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. This week commentator Gary Borders takes delight in the season of blooms and the flowers that grace the Texas landscapes.

Bunworth Banshee, Fairy Legends and Traditions of the South of Ireland by Thomas Crofton Croker, 1825
W.H. Brooke / This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 70 years or less.

Airs Thursday, May 9, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Cheryl White takes us back ancient Ireland an the Legend of the Banshee.

View of Tell Barri (northeast Syria) from the west. Note the sheep in the front of the tell for scale
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Airs Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Gary Joiner takes us through the concept and relationship of sacred soil with the souls who live on it.

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Airs Friday, May 3, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. This week commentator Gary Borders looks back to 1918, and his Grandfather's boyhood as a homesteader child in Wyoming.

This image scanned from ISBN 4-480-02272-4, that was published by Abe Kinya in 1988.
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Airs Thursday, May 2, 2019, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Cheryl White takes us back to Saxony in 1284, and the tale of The Pied Piper of Hamelin.

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