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I Stand with Justin Amash - And Here Is Why

It’s One Thing to be Misquoted – Can a Man Stand By Calmly While Being Completely Mis-Characterized and Accused?

The election primary for US Representative for the 3rd District has been called “the ugliest” in the nation as incumbent Rep. 826 more words

The Hardest Part About Good Political Writing

I Want To Say Something “Fair” That Everyone Will Accept

The Author (Me!) sits (in the right-middle of the picture) and tries to think like the Reader.   428 more words

Findings from the {Cottage}

Today marks the last day of my week and a half hiatuses from Grand Rapids. Tomorrow morning I will pack up Lennah, the doggies and myself and make our way back down to my favorite city in the world good ol’ GR. 840 more words

Simply Speaking

Founder's and the Roasted Vegetarian Sandwich...not the Grandwich

July 22, 2014

Chickie #1:

It’s Grandwich time here in Grand Rapids. And that means a number of restaurants in town do their best to create some innovative and pretty darn good sandwiches, many sourcing local ingredients.   426 more words

M-Live Media Displayed A Serious Lack Of Integrity - UPDATED

If you sit in the front row of a press conference you will likely not miss the gist of the message.  The moderator, Zane McMillan, asked a point blank question to open the meeting and Justin Amash responded in a perfectly crafted 2 minute “opus” about his specific qualifications for re-election.   122 more words

Restaurant Review | Light lunch at Grand Rapids wine bar Reserve

While businessmen clad in smart suits sipped iced tea and speared bountiful salads, I was unabashedly drinking a flight of fruity rosé wines during the lunch hour at… 662 more words


Restoring The American Dream

What Does It Mean To Have A Dream and Believe in America?

Can we honestly say that the system needs to be completely reworked and that we need to start all over again from the beginning?   265 more words