Pretense and Lies

I’ve begun listening to HILLBILLY ELEGY by J.D. Vance and thinking about his description of the values of that culture…

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Shades of Gray

How hard is it to live in a black and white world with no shades of gray?  Especially if that…

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Tact and Civility or Revolution

At a recent knitting group meeting, one of our members told a tale of trying to teach an elderly (94-year-old)…

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What is Tyranny?

Mine:  Tyranny is contempt for personal freedom, democracy and the rule of law.  (In other words, President Trump.) Dictionary.com: 1. …

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