Unpopular Opinions on Memorial Day

“Without memory, there is no culture. Without memory, there would be no civilization, no society, and no future.” Elie Wiesel ​We rise and fall as one people, one nation.  Barack Obama said that once.  I won’t get into the man’s politics today.  That is a piece for another day.  Disagree with the man as IContinue reading “Unpopular Opinions on Memorial Day”

Wisdom From My Father, The Kid goes to Boot Camp

“The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.” ― Socrates ​“One of my favorite authors and poets of all time is Norman Maclean.  A true transplanted Montanan such as I consider myself.  The man of “A River Runs Through It” fame.  If for that and not anything else, every Montanan knows who NormanContinue reading “Wisdom From My Father, The Kid goes to Boot Camp”

A Funny Thing Happened to Flynn, And What Happens Next?

​“Who so diggeth a pit for another shall fall himself therein; and he that rolleth that stone, it will return upon him”. Proverbs 26:27 ​Folks, I am really at a loss this morning.  I mean, I am utterly flabbergasted.  I do not know what to say.  As a student of history, politics, government, and lawContinue reading “A Funny Thing Happened to Flynn, And What Happens Next?”

45 Tips to Get Through Life

“We must never accept finite disappointment, but we must never lose infinite hope”. Martin Luther King Good morning all. I hope you are having a pleasant day and your weather is cooperating as well as mine is. This will not be a long piece by any metric today. It is just something that has beenContinue reading “45 Tips to Get Through Life”

OVERCOMING DESPAIR, RISING AGAIN

Hello everyone.  I hope you are all well today and life is trending the appropriate direction.  This piece is going to be a little bit personal for me today.  It will be difficult to write at times.  However, I felt compelled to abandon my previous intention and wax philosophical on this subject instead.  I feltContinue reading “OVERCOMING DESPAIR, RISING AGAIN”

CORONA, FEAR IS THE VIRUS

“Just because something isn’t a lie does not mean that it isn’t deceptive. A liar knows that he is a liar, but one who speaks mere portions of truth in order to deceive is a craftsman of destruction.” Criss Jami Coronavirus. COVID-19. Currently affecting roughly 212 countries with over 1.2 million cases in the UnitedContinue reading “CORONA, FEAR IS THE VIRUS”

Why General Flynn Had To Go.

“What happened to General Michael Flynn, a war hero, should never be allowed to happen to a citizen of the United States again!” -President Donald John Trump I could not agree more.  Welcome to the blogging lawman and our very first topic of discussion. I am glad that you have taken the time to visit.Continue reading “Why General Flynn Had To Go.”