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Pride is often said to be the worst of the seven deadly sins (pride, greed, lust, envy, gluttony, wrath and sloth) and it certainly has my vote. They’re each “deadly” but it seems to me that pride itself is the root of the others. The things I’ve done in my life for which I am burdened with a life sentence of regret were all born of pride. Continue Reading…

Three words…

January 2, 2018 — Leave a comment


Just three words are the answer to these three questions we ask ourselves most:

  1. Why am I here?
  2. What is the meaning of life?
  3. How can I find true happiness?

No matter your gender, race, religion or social class, all you need to do is, “Love one another.”

The Muslim Conundrum

December 11, 2015 — Leave a comment


Last week, in San Bernardino California, a husband/wife pair armed themselves with just about as much guns and ammo as they could carry, returned to the husband’s work place from which he had just left a Christmas party, and opened fire killing and wounding as many as they could before fleeing.  Continue Reading…

The French Connection

November 16, 2015 — 1 Comment

Clipboard01Last Friday night Paris was rocked by multiple simultaneous terrorist attacks which killed more than 120 innocents and injured many more. Now, on Monday morning, my initial shock has been absorbed by the weekend but I continue to mourn for those affected.  Continue Reading…


That was the headline this afternoon on, and it couldn’t be more wrong.  Continue Reading…


What should we do with a publicly elected official who has sworn to uphold the law then doesn’t? Worse, they publicly declare their disdain for it as justification for ignoring it.  Continue Reading…


Do you remember scenes likes these? I do. For me it was the time immediately following 9/11. That day is one of the few I remember exactly where I was and what I was doing.  Continue Reading…