Swell Time

Moving forward, just not sure where we're going, but at least we're having a swell time when we do it.

Category Archives: social

The fight for Free Speech

  “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right … Continue reading

August 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Words matter, words have power

Today I was watching the Little League World Series.  One of the players made a great play that resulted in a run, putting the team in the lead.  I was … Continue reading

August 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

Any given day

Any given day, It could happen, To us, our babies, Our family, our friends. Places we take for granted As being safe Well, we used to anyway. Today, in a … Continue reading

March 24, 2018 · 1 Comment

Rewriting history

People have a funny way of looking back in time and seeing things the way they want to see them instead of how they happened. Through social media, I’ve seen … Continue reading

March 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

What side of history will you be on?

I wasn’t alive in the 60s.  So it makes me wonder, if I were alive during civil rights movement what would I have done.  I would like to believe I … Continue reading

September 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Memorized pledges but not internalized words

As kids part of class was learning to recite the Pledge of Allegiance. For those of us who joined the military, we memorize other things like general orders and creeds. … Continue reading

August 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Equal Opportunity vs Equal Outcome

Equal opportunity and equal outcome are terms people tend to use interchangeably. They are very different things. Opportunity is where you start, outcome is where you finish.   I’ve seen … Continue reading

March 9, 2017 · Leave a comment