Thoughts On Writing

Found this piece written by Richard Ridley, an award-winning author and paid CreateSpace contributor. This is not the entire piece, just the part that resonated with me. “No on will read your books. That’s what you should tell yourself every time you sit down to write. I don’t think that’s true. In fact, I have …read more

My Mother

My mother, Linda Marie, has spent the last six years battling cancer. Started out as breast cancer, then moved on to her lungs, and eventually it was everywhere. Six weeks ago, she ended up in the hospital, after a fall, and we were given the devastating news that she would be placed under hospice care …read more

On Marriage

This is the closing paragraph of Supreme Justice Anthony Kennedy, gay marriage’s ruling. I think it is an excellent statement on what marriage is. No union is more profound than marriage, for it embodies the highest ideals of love, fidelity, devotion, sacrifice, and family. In forming a marital union, two people become something greater than they …read more