I’m a patriot at heart. I love the celebrations that honor our military, our leadership and our country. Some call me soft, but it doesn’t take long for a tear to push its way out of my eye when our national anthem plays or our flag flies. Part of my patriotism is rooted in the word Liberty. Defined, Liberty... Continue Reading →
It hit me today that America is great. Never, in the history of mankind, has there been a country as magnificent as ours. Several triggers caused my tearful patriotic heart today.
I want a divorce. I've been married to you for far too long. You control me. You run my life and I have no freedom. When I want to go one way you force me to go another. When I want something better, you pull me back down. When I want to help, give, support and... Continue Reading →
Normally, this time of year, I'd write a post about one of the documents that state the greatness of our country. Today, I simply want to give you an opportunity to read one of them in it's beautiful fullness: The Declaration of Independence. It is about 3x the length of my normal post but it's... Continue Reading →