Saint Patrick’s Day

The feast of Saint Patrick, we celebrate the day of his sainthood, the ascendancy to heaven of a British man, who was of Roman heritage, and lived sometime in the fourth and fifth centuries of the Common Era. He is the patron saint of Ireland, but he was not Irish at all, he was a […]

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Thanksgiving, the Via Negativa

Today is Thanksgiving. It is a secular holiday, but nevertheless, Thanksgiving is sacred to most Americans.   Many of us are writing, posting memes, outwardly expressing the things that we are thankful for.   That is nice. It is conscientious, appropriate. We have much to be thankful for.   A heartfelt expression of gratitude is […]

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On Writing – Part X

On Writing     Words got you the wound, and they will get you again.   – Jim Morrison   Part X   The writer must have ambition, there must be an end, a goal, a future they are directed toward.   It does not matter if the ambition is ever realized, the end ever […]

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Criminal Regime – Part I

Editorial, The Week in Review – Analysis, Commentary, Opinion 06.10.2017   The fake president Donald Trump, T-Rump is operating a criminal regime. He may be occupying the White House lawfully, as the duly elected President of the United States. However, it is increasingly clear that intuition of the majority of the voters was correct, T-Rump […]

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Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a day set aside for reflection. It is meant for us to honor our fallen dead.   The meaning of this day has changed much since its founding. At its inception, it was meant to honor our African American soldiers, both the soldiers born-free and the former slaves who gave their lives, […]

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The Fake President – Part XI

Editorial, The Week in Review – Analysis, Commentary, Opinion 05.27.2017     He who does not know, and does not know that he does not know, is a fool. Shun him.   I am tempted to leave my weekly reflection on our national politics there, but there were so many developments this week that I […]

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The Fake President – Part X

Editorial, The Week in Review – Analysis, Commentary, Opinion 05.20.2017   I was listening to the news on my drive home last night. The news of the day was that former FBI Director James Comey would testify in open hearings at the Senate, sometime after Memorial Day holiday.   The New York Times Reported that […]

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