Tag Archives: Politics

The Choice of Parenting


Late last week, the three-year old niece of a longtime friend died, after being in a coma for several days.  From all accounts the circumstantial cause of her death involved some very poor choices made by a parent.  As it … Continue reading

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2012 Reading Wrap-Up


I’ve completed updating my 2012 List-o-Books, an enumeration of all fifty-five books I read last year.  As per my usual practice, the list is a hodge-podge of books with no particular theme,  a preponderance of non-fiction, and a few by … Continue reading

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10 for the Fourth


A day late, as usual.  For the 4th of July,  I wanted to post ten books I’ve read that have expanded my understanding of America.  Learning about our country didn’t stop in eighth grade for me, and I think we … Continue reading

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