Opinon

Leaders Wanted

As I was searching this morning through quotes from our founding fathers looking for some inspiration, I focused on the idea of leadership. A concept that is lacking in our political structure in the United States these days. Before I…
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Mental Health Minute

It’s Spring, a time for sowing seeds, rebirth, and a fresh start. I truly hope that everyone is staying safe and sane throughout this COVID-19 pandemic. We’re being real careful, but am getting tired of sterilizing and washing my hands.…
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Scrooged

Last night while walking downtown to a friends’ birthday party at a restaurant, a man approached my girlfriend and me. He was a bit tattered, and as he put out is hand in greeting, I already knew about what he…
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Chopsticks

A long time ago, I was introduced to a piano. As a youth, I was captivated by the song, “Linus and Lucy”, from the Peanuts shows. I already had an affinity for music, however this one was a powerful reason…
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Get busy livin’

I apologize for the lateness of my New Year’s rant. Nah. I’m trying something new this year. I’ve read that making resolutions is not all  that effective. Of course, when we fail, then we get to kicking ourselves and feeling…
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Boo!

Hope I didn’t scare you, but it is Halloween time after all. Little ghosts and goblins, super heroes, and princesses will all be eagerly searching for candy from strangers. Normally, this not good practice, however Trick-or-Treating makes it OK and…
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Hail to the Chief

So, we are in the midst of another Presidential election. It is nearly done and I am quite relieved. This one has been fraught with mud-slinging, character assassination, vindictiveness, and hateful bickering that our nation’s children shouldn’t be subjected to. …
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