This morning I admitted on the email exchange with some friends that I do not understand entirely what it is that POTUS is doing by ramping up the potential for major conflict with Iran.
When I say I do not understand entirely I mean that I do not understand at all. I have given up on thinking I understand.
In response, one of the participants, who happens to be Jewish, enlightened me in this fashion. Typos are left intact…Continue
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