Everyday we read about people who have died tragically. It seems to be a way of life for anyone who labels themselves “human.” Humans are responsible for all kinds of violence inflicted upon other humans (non-humans as well, but that’s a topic for another time).
Violence resulting in death. Everyday! It runs the gauntlet of human depravity. All the way from genocide in Africa to home invasion in Ohio. From cartel killings in Mexico to honor killings in India. Too many ways to count.
And now we see even another way. It’s not wanton killing as such, but death results, nonetheless. Are humans responsible? Oh, yeah. No doubt about it. We may not have knowingly and willing begun the process, but we sure as hell are perpetuating it.
What am I talking about? I know that thought is jumping around in your overtaxed brain. And once you find out what’s on my mind, you’re not going to care anyway. That’s life, and I accept it. But, can you live with it? Continue reading
I’m mentally, psychologically, emotionally tired. And I’ll bet I’m not alone. I’m not the only one who has had enough and is looking for a way to feel better, better about today and better about tomorrow, and better about themselves.
“I’m mad as hell and I’m not going to take it anymore.” (Howard Beale in Network, 1975)
So what’s the answer? There are several, one or more of which will be the outcome of what we are facing today. Continue reading
This is something I believe in. Whether anyone else believes this way or not, I don’t care. This is what I believe. If you’d like to read what I, deep within my soul, think, then please read on. If you don’t want to allow me to share my belief with you, or you just don’t care, then move along. It matters not one bit to me.
What this all comes down to is that I don’t care much for politicians. I never have, and I doubt I ever will. You say I have a closed mind? I probably do, but I don’t care. The mess we have in our nation’s capital, and have had for many years, is destroying this country. Continue reading