Cruising is NOT for me

We just got back, a few days ago, from my very first cruise.  Royal Caribbean offered a special "Eclipse Cruise" on one of their largest cruise ships, the Oasis of the Seas.  It was actually just their normal eastern Caribbean cruise, but they altered the ships course to position us in the best location they... Continue Reading →

Obama, you should have known better…

I just got done watching the speech that Obama gave tonight regarding the attack in San Bernardino, CA.  And I have one thing to say to him... Why, oh why, would you bring up gun control?? Most of the speech made sense!  Stronger screening of people coming into this country on visa's, determining if they... Continue Reading →

Just be happy

I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I'm going to be happy in it. -- Groucho Marx Happiness is a choice.  I've heard this so many times... Unfortunately,... Continue Reading →

Consistency redefined.

A few days ago I blogged about being the most inconsistent person in the universe.I said I was okay with that....  but I'm reconsidering.I think that I have always seen the word "consistent" to mean something good, but always as something that I couldn't achieve.  I happen to be, for better or worse, a person of... Continue Reading →

The person you don’t call

I have had a lot of friends, and I have lost a lot of friends.  Friends come and go, it's just a fact of life.  Someone once told me that relationships are funny things...  sometimes they just fall apart.  People change, grow in different directions, lose touch. Sometimes relationships end in emotionally violent ways.  I've... Continue Reading →

Christmas Gifts & Foster Children

Angel Trees. Those trees you see every year around the holidays, covered with tags on which are written the names, ages, and wishlists of children in need. You've seen them, right??   They can typically be found in the malls as well as at your local Walmart, Kmart, and various other department stores. Name: Michael... Continue Reading →

A Journalist’s Responsibility?

Monday morning I picked up my daily issue of the tbt and was struck by the headline: "Trapped in Sexual Agony". I didn't read the story immediately... I read it last night. It was about a woman in my town who suffered from a disorder that caused persistent sexual arousal. A condition that had become... Continue Reading →

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