Use your powers for good, not for evil

Use your powers for good, not for evil

I’m tired of being told that if I don’t support one side, I’m helping the other side win. I don’t believe there are only two sides. The other side is not the enemy.* The Democrats are not your enemy. The Republicans are not your enemy. Donald...

The backstory (version one)

I read comments from people who are offended by some of the things they read in the Bible. They hear stories without understanding the backstory that puts it into context. The backstory isn’t explicit, but it can be pieced together. It helps me when I understand that,...

Upcoming events

Tuesday, 2/7: Practice with “Blue Pastures” after appointment with eye doctor, 4:30 pm Wednesday 2/8: BFOTM meeting, make brownies for Friday night Thursday 2/9: Practice with “Free Range Blue” in Jarrettsville Friday 2/10: BFOTM concert, Mike...

Sometimes you just have to say it

A friend posted on Facebook about withdrawing support from Susan G. Komen for their withholding funds from Planned Parenthood. This is a very visible friend with many followers. I invited him to inquire privately why I would now support Komen. I hoped he would be...

Mom’s birthday

Today was the first time Mom’s birthday came after her death. Death. I still have a hard time thinking of her that way, even though I saw her laid out in the funeral home. It didn’t look like her, not really, just someone’s idea of what she looked...