I Chose

2018-10-02T19:28:00+00:00 October 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|

There are times in life when each of us must choose. Sometimes the choice is between paths that we lead ourselves to; maybe two, maybe three, or maybe more. And sometimes there are paths that are chosen for us; paths, that no matter which we choose, lead to a road that we wish we never [...]

If America was a wedding it’d be that magical time; speak now, or forever hold your peace.

2018-09-23T16:04:35+00:00 September 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|

From thoughts about the signs in my yard, to a local small business owner launching an attack on my character (and then those who stepped in to defend me) based on a blog post of mine where I called out elected officials for their inaction and down-right rude behavior, I’ve heard plenty about my decision [...]

Pass the Peas and the Politics: How Political Correctness is Destroying America

2018-06-23T14:11:09+00:00 June 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|

I have many very vivid memories from childhood. But of all of them, the things I remember most stem from conversations at the dinner table with my family. Many of these conversations were about what we learned in school, sports we participated in, oh and religion and politics. Each evening began with prayer at our [...]

Dear Friend: An Open Letter to Advocate for Change to the VA System in America

2018-04-29T00:21:07+00:00 April 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Dear Friend, Today was hard. I struggle on days like today; wondering if I have a right to miss you… to be sad. Because it was me. I was the one who called the police. I was the one who said I feared that you may harm yourself. I was the one who rode in [...]