No Need for Wiretaps

No Need for Wiretaps

A baffling subject that’s been in the news lately concerns a means of surveillance called wiretapping. Without providing any evidence for such a claim, the current president of the United States accused the outgoing president of wiretapping communications in his home...
I'm Awake

I'm Awake

Now that I look back, I knew something was wrong. Maybe I was living in a bubble, thinking that the world was getting more beautiful and peace-filled everyday. But now I realize that deep inside, I knew something was going on. And it wasn’t good. I thought that the...

Kellyanne Conway's Ping-Pong World

On Meet The Press, Kellyanne Conway, advisor to the president, stated that the liaison to the media, Sean Spicer, had given “alternative facts” in regard to, among other things, the attendance at the recent inauguration. As I listened to her speak, I thought to...

3 Steps to Creating Like The Creator

It’s getting close to Labor Day weekend – a federal holiday when government offices, schools and businesses are closed. So, most of us observe Labor Day as a day of rest. We participate in easy low-key activities like barbecuing, spending a day at the drag races,...

The Authenticity of Nelson Mandela

The passing of the former president of South Africa and anti-apartheid revolutionary Nelson Mandela prompts us to look back at his achievements and impact upon our world. From his widely acclaimed accomplishments, we all can be inspired to a greater participation in...

Letting Go of Fear

When I was a little girl, my family lived in a big, old house with creaky hardwood floors and iron radiators that made all sorts of noises when the steam passed through them. I was at the age when I was beginning to sleep in my own room most of the time, and one night...

Laughing at Change

Toward the end of 2011, I thought to myself, “What if 2012 really is the ominous year of transformation and change that’s been predicted?” An out with the old, in with the new type of thing sounded pretty good to me, so I got all excited about it. I...

My Personal Declaration of Independence

Here we are, coming up on the Fourth of July weekend, and I have to admit that I’m thinking more about where to go to see the best fireworks than about how grateful I am to live in the land of the free and the home of the brave. At the forefront of my mind is...