The end of July is a busy time for me. First comes my wife’s birthday and shortly thereafter my son follows. As such, blogging on the weekends has been more of a challenge. I’m taking an easy route today by sharing with you a new short story mystery! I hope you enjoy it! This time […]Read more "Story: Do You Ever Grow Up?"
Of all the striking pictures in A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle one memorable scene stands out. The children heroes–Meg, Charles Wallace, and Calvin–arrive on the planet Camazotz to fight the evil darkness that has engulfed it and that keeps Meg’s dad captive. A suburban area sits on the edge of town and causes the kids […]Read more "The Warning from ‘A Wrinkle in Time’"
This past week, in honor of Independence Day, I threw on an old vinyl record of Johnny Horton’s greatest hits. Horton was a country/rockabilly singer during the ’50s and ’60s best known for his historical songs that retold major events in a homespun fashion. Although he occassionally branched outside of America with songs like “Sink […]Read more "Innocent Patriotism"