True Grit

Hits: 105The wicked flee though no one pursues, but the righteous are as bold as a lion. -Proverbs 28:1

Real Empowerment!

Hits: 100Feminist rhetoric focuses almost exclusively on remedial solutions to gender inequity. Why don’t they focus their attention on real empowerment?  I just ran across this story on CNN that highlights efforts to empower African women by teaching them how to code.  

Myth Busting

Hits: 89“Everybody acts out a myth, but very few people know what their myth is. And you should know what your myth is, because it might be a tragedy. “ -Jordam Peterson

My brother..

Hits: 221Recently I had the pleasure of celebrating my friend, Karon Riley’s 40th birthday. On the surface most would assume that we are an unlikely pair but they would be wrong. We are brothers.  

Time for Another Tat?

Hits: 124To my knowledge I’ve never inspired a tattoo or hashtag but I hope, perhaps naively that will soon change.


Hits: 127Infected minds to their deaf pillows will discharge their secrets. -Shakespeare, Macbeth

Light at the end ..

Hits: 114“The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.” -Martin Luther King What a “long strange trip it’s been “but cartharsis is within grasp. Justice delayed isn’t always denied

Not a Dichotomy

Hits: 78When conflicted between two choices, take neither. -Nassim Taleb

Sociological Foundations of Victimhood Culture

Hits: 58As I prepare my piece for Quillette and edit my book, I often find very interesting articles that I like to share with my readers. This article provides a comprehensive overview of the cultural underpinnings of victimhood culture. Understanding Victimhood Culture: An Interview with Bradley Campbell and Jason Manning – Quillette

I Am My Brother’s Keeper

Hits: 89I was baptized when I was 8 years old of my own accord. My paternal grandfather was a Church of Christ Minister in eastern Kentucky. I was brought up in the church and have benefitted from my involvement. Although I am agnostic, I believe that virtually all religions contain universal truths. Current politicians on...