Like many who might read this, I have had bouts of complete disdain for Senator John McCain. It's hard to forgive him the VP choice he made when running for the highest office in the nation.
But my current take on him, this man who knows he is fading into the history books, is that he still has something to teach us about patriotism.
The critique of his past as a captured warrior not being satisfactory to the Commander-In-Chief has ratcheted up again.
Today he is…Continue
The Columbia River Gorge is so beautiful that sometimes I've wondered if it isn't heaven.
I read a story about the Bridge of the Gods last evening. It is said to have spanned the Columbia River way back before it was named such and provided a trade route for native tribes living on either side.
Some long disputed cataclysmic event maybe as big as gods hurling boulders at each other made it collapse. That is, if it were ever there in the first place. Not everyone…Continue