Hatred and Prejudice

(post 9-11) Ok, I’ve waited through two days to make any comments on the tragedy that has rocked our country this week. I am, of course, thinking about the emotional, physical and psychological impact that will ripple through the country.…

Patriotism

I’m not what you would call a patriot. As a matter of fact I’m not what I believe in on the subject. . I don’t rally on the Fourth of July or say the pledge of allegiance every day. Some…

To My Friends

OK, it’s been about 16 years since we (my closest friends) were all back in high school. Some of us were boy hungry, some of us were looking for cheap libations and some of us were, well, actually studying and…

Friends and Marriage

Sept 2001 I’ve observed a lot of people in my life. I’ve watched friendships and marriages come and go. Some fail because of anger, jealousy, deception, ignorance or too much pain. Some end because of betrayal, pride, greed, misplaced priorities…