Paranoia....

  There is a weird thing going on out there. It seems Americans don’t want the NSA, the FBI, or any other national security agency to spy on their social media lives. They will fight tooth and nail to keep Facebook, Twitter, etc tracking free,...

A symptom of a larger disease...

  It’s a symptom of a larger disease…violence on the rise, domestic or otherwise. In the news most recently, two high school football players tackled a referee (they say the coach made them do it). A high school football player pulls off an...

It's a mistake....

  The United States has agreed to take eighty-five thousand refugees. Not to sound cold hearted, but this is a mistake. Yes, I know…American history is replete with stories of how refugees helped to build Americas future. Einstein, Oppenheimer, and...

Where.....

  Where is the way home, to our childhood   Where is the way out for a heart broken   No way of knowing when the rain will stop   No blue skies on the horizon       Where is the way to love and happiness   Where...

You ask me....

  You ask me to let you go   Can the moon let go of the sky   Can the rain stop falling?   You ask me to not love you   Can a bird not love the air   Can a field not love the flowers?   You ask me not to miss you...

Consider the human body...

  Have you ever stopped to consider the human being? I am not asking you if you believe in God….if you do that’s great. If you don’t, that’s fine too. This is just about the human being and its incredible shell. The outside is covered with a soft,...

Do you remember?

  It was a clear morning. The sun rose as it always did, spreading first waves of crimson and cranberry then casting rays of bright yellow and amber. We loaded the trucks with the produce being delivered to the stops that day, drivers preparing for...

Why would anyone want to be president?

  Why would anyone want to be President of the United States? Being the leader of an unappreciative nation, having to curtail your own beliefs to get elected, to lie about actions taken (or not taken), and to hang for the crimes committed by people...

Sometimes, I am not proud to be a republican....

  Ohhhhh, there are times I am not proud to be a republican. I saw a piece on Facebook that made me cringe. While the argument over Obamas birthplace had a rational argument (there were questions) this article completely went too far. It stated...