I Am a Writer! This was the first thing the director of the Southern California Christian Writers Conference at BIOLA University, had the entire group of attendees proclaim the first night of the event. This was done for the more timid of participants that have trouble vocalizing their feelings. Empowerment, that’s the word. This was… Read more I Am a Writer!
Dear Hollywood, I’m sorry it has come to this, but you, Hollywood, have moved so far away from the American ideal, your only way back is through the harsh realization that your core beliefs have nothing in common with the core beliefs of Americans that live in this country. They do have something in common… Read more Dear Hollywood,
2016 Election First, let me state that I did NOT vote for Donald Trump. That being said, it is not surprising to see the left mystified at what transpired on Tuesday. It was in the bag. The train had left the station. What was thought to have been a glorious coronation of liberalism turned out… Read more My Thoughts on a Horrific Election
America’s Got Talent If you’re like me, you enjoy watching clips from reality talent shows every once in a while to see ordinary people give their passion a chance at success. I find it encouraging. And some amazing talent has come from these shows. Carrie Underwood and Kelly Clarkson from American Idol started this whole… Read more America’s Got Talent Final’s Breakdown
Racism Last week I posted an article on Colin Kaepernick. In case you’ve been stuck on a road in Portugal this past week, let me help you out. Kaepernick has taken upon himself to protest the abuse of white police officers targeting black males. He does this by kneeling during the National Anthem. I said… Read more Racism is not Getting Better
Colin Kaepernick First and foremost, Colin Kaepernick has the right to kneel down, stand up or take a shower during the playing of our national anthem. It’s his right. It’s called freedom and that is what so many selfless Americans have given their lives for. And continue to do so. But there is a misnomer… Read more Colin Kaepernick Doesn’t Get It
Grace Vanderwaal I’m at the point in my life where nothing much really surprises me anymore. I’m mid-fifties, born and raised in southern California. I’ve traveled and experienced quite a bit in my blessed life. In my myopic mind, there isn’t much I haven’t seen. But every so often an event, person, or thing happens… Read more Grace Vanderwaal Meets the World