We're being crushed, becoming the mash at the bottom of an oak barrel turning grain into bourbon.
We're willingly flitting about in the light of a flame about to sear our wings and turn us to ash.
We're licking ice cream cones, watching the scenery, laughing our heads off on vacation while our vehicles careen off course to plummet into the depths of an unrelenting sea…Continue
I don't remember exactly when I heard the news although it was stunning.
I had just met him a few days before. The feeling of disbelief is memorable however. First it was his brother, then the civil rights leader, and now this man, taken.
Teenagers now will remember their youth as the time of school shootings. The bad guy comes in the front or side door and kills them or their friends and peers.
Those who were teenagers in my time, lived in an age of political…Continue
I started off the day with an early e-mail to my friends, remarking on the callousness of the stooge daughter Ivanka, in her trademarked goofy fake smile dedicating a plaque to her daddy who is the "President of the United States on America", while dozens are being killed outside the ceremony and hundreds more injured.
Somewhere between the reneging of the Iran nuclear deal and the placement of a US Embassy…Continue