Success Identified

When recently in the presence of an individual who happens to be several years my senior, we fell into a discussion concerning the varying degrees of life’s successes. The gentleman, whom I’ll refer to as “Sam” for reference sake, has tried his...

A Worthwhile Investment

With all the chaos and incidents of violence that seem to have entangled the citizens of this and other countries, to say our immediate future is uncertain would be a gross understatement of fact. It appears every national and international news headline ranging from...

Take the First Step

There have been occasions in the past when I’ve voiced an objective opinion as related to a variety of topics. The issues in recent months have been no different as I’ve outlined a matter that has seemingly consumed the entire country. Waning race...

The Need for Healing

Tragic events throughout areas of our country have been instrumental in painting a vile portrait of the putrid sickness running savagely among mankind identified as hatred. Truthfully speaking, this debilitating disease has been present since the origin of man as...

The Endangered

A report of a young man being killed during the summer of 2026 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana had a strangely chilling effect. Of course, society is constantly subjected to countless shootings and murders, as that is the subject of at least one daily news report. This...

Instinct or Intellect

(Originally Published June 2016) An interesting thing occurred recently when I sat looking out the window at two squirrels playing beneath the pecan tree in my back yard. Except for the fact there aren’t any nuts on the tree at this point, I normally would have...