Freedom is Not Free

“If you’re not ready to die for it, put the word ‘freedom’ out of your vocabulary” ~Malcolm X Protesting has been a way to make changes in the county since we became free from control of other countries. In recent years, masses of people have protested various injustices that they feel. Some have even protest… Continue reading Freedom is Not Free

“The Obituary of Old Glory”

“The Obituary of Old Glory” A spin off of The Obituary of Common Sense by Lori Borgman Today we mourn the death of an old, tattered, familiar friend, the American Flag, nicknamed Old Glory. She had been with us for many years. She was reportedly born in 1776 by a seamstress named Betsy Ross, but… Continue reading “The Obituary of Old Glory”

Hurricane Victims – The Elderly and The Veteran

“The brave men and women, who serve their country and as a result, live constantly with the war inside them, exist in a world of chaos. But the turmoil they experience isn’t who they are; the PTSD invades their minds and bodies.” ~ Robert Koger Hurricanes Harvey and Irma have blown their way thru the… Continue reading Hurricane Victims – The Elderly and The Veteran

“We Will Never Forget” A Tribute To 9/11/2001

Written 9/11/2015(edited 2017) Do you remember the day the world almost literally stopped turning or have you forgotten? I know I remember that day almost like it was yesterday. That was the day that 2,996 people were killed, these deaths include 265 on the four planes, 2,606 in the World Trade Center and in the… Continue reading “We Will Never Forget” A Tribute To 9/11/2001

“There Is No Greater Love…”

“Greater love has no one than this, that one lay down his life for his friends”(layman’s terms “There is no greater love than to lay down one’s life for a friend”) ~John 15:13 I write this in honor of the brave men and women who leave their family and loved ones behind, lay down their… Continue reading “There Is No Greater Love…”

The Answer

Written June 14, 2017 “Let us not seek the Republican answer, or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future.” ~ Former Democratic President John F Kennedy Originally I had something else written for this quotes,… Continue reading The Answer

The Cost of Freedom( #proudamerican )

Written May 28, 2017 “The cost of freedom is always high, but Americans have always paid it. And one path we shall never choose, and that is the path of surrender, or submission.” ~ John F Kennedy, former US president We hear all the time about “The Cost of Freedom”. What is meant by that… Continue reading The Cost of Freedom( #proudamerican )