The Winner Writes History

Investigate the history that you’ve been taught. Read opposing sides. The history of this photo is now suppressed even here in the west. It may seem difficult to avoid conspiracy rabbit trails, but often times the bits of truth at least, are easily collected. This photo from Tiananmen Square tells a story whether those inContinue reading “The Winner Writes History”

Grandma’s Cherry Tree

My wife and children and I picked cherries, filling up plastic bags, as Grandma also picked some. Grandma was happy as we all worked to harvest the tree that grew in her small front yard. We ate cherries as we picked and laughed together. Grandma told stories of my mother and uncle picking cherries decadesContinue reading “Grandma’s Cherry Tree”

Never forget September 10, 2001.

On September 10, 2001, we could still greet our loved ones as they came off airplanes, we could also see them off. We were treated like humans at airports and not cattle. We lose a little of our society’s soul as these little humanities are taken from us. Our nation had not yet opened itsContinue reading “Never forget September 10, 2001.”