The Importance of “My Bad”

Every honest, thinking person knows that there is a difference between what is simply legal and what is right, what is good and what is that which you can-get-away-with.   I remember being in the fourth grade and attending high school basketball games. (Everybody...

A Message from the Confederate Monument in My Town

This was written on June 19, 2015 after the shooting at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina. Many citizens were calling for the removal of the Confederate Battle Flag from the S.C. Statehouse grounds. •   •   •   •   •   •  • When...

Why Lightning Bugs Light (Summer of 2016)

“The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.” –  Mark Twain Mr. Twain may have easily chosen the words “fire” and “firefly.” Wait. Nope. I am wrong. Those would...

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