Yesterdays Thanksgiving

In a couple of weeks, Thanksgiving will be upon us and with that time of year comes the advertisements, the offers, the solicitations and the stress.  Before we get there, let me invite you to come with me to a memory that I have and hopefully you have a...

On Veterans Day

Veterans Day was originally called Armistice Day as it was the end of World War One: on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month. When World War I, named the “war to end all wars”, didn’t live up to its nickname, the holiday was renamed....

American Mustangs

Perhaps nothing symbolizes the spirit and dignity of America as much as the mustang. Their power echoes the strength of our mountains and cities. Their free-roaming spirit embodies the work ethic and adventurous nature of the American people. In 1971, Congress declared wild mustangs as “living symbols of the...

I’ve Done It!

I’ve done it. Let me rephrase that, I’VE DONE IT!!! I have written my first full length, honest to goodness, let me beat my chest, novel. Yes I have, I have used 84,000 words and just this morning finished my first full length book. In case it has not...