Nov
15
2013

  As we move into the Holiday Season it is easy to get wrapped up in the flashy marketing campaigns, the noise, the food, the friends and family, etc that we know is coming. All that is OK, but I think it is appropriate that the Thanksgiving Holiday comes first in the line of our […]

Nov
8
2013

 Bill is an outdoors-man; a hunter and fisherman that is always ready to get out into the wild. He is a friend and former church member. But Bill had a mental impression that haunted him from childhood.  As a young boy, Bill’s mother had told him that if he ever got stung by a scorpion […]

Oct
14
2013

Privacy is rapidly becoming a thing of the past. We protect the snail darters, spotted owls and hump back whales from extinction, but our privacy is waning into extinction right before our very eyes, and with it go many freedoms which we hold dear. Because of the demand for and  false promises of security, we […]

Oct
10
2013

The book The War of the Worlds was written by HG Wells and published in 1898. It was a two volume work of fiction that was written as a narrative describing Earth being invaded by Martians. This was one of the first books to suggest extraterrestrial life forms coming to Earth. The War of the […]

Oct
7
2013

 We hear much today about compromise. The word carriers a negative connotation because of the fact that two parties with different opinions, ideas or agenda are necessitating making changes to such in order to reach a settlement. Neither want to give ground but realize that they must for true compromise. Com-pro-mise: 1. A settlement of […]