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The Home Stretch

Somehow we all survived graduation weekend.

It wasn’t the celebration I hoped for and anticipated when Josh was just an infant and I held him in my arms, envisioning the idyllic life he would have. 716 more words


Just a Cliché?

Many people think of clichés as timeworn, too-oft-repeated banalities, devoid of meaning because of their ubiquitous presence.  Too self-evident to be of any use; to wit— 961 more words


A House Divided

What an interesting few weeks we have had lately. It seems only last week I was wondering which poorly coiffed whack-a-doodle was going to depress a button and send us all into nuclear winter and now my thoughts have been spun toward — or backwards — to The Civil War. 1,221 more words

DC Fountain Pen Supershow Impressions and Giveaway!

Its been a little quiet around here lately, but not for lack of activity ^_^.  Earlier this month I was blessed to attend my very first pen show!   685 more words

Fountain Pen

Today in history: Lincoln’s ‘House Divided’ speech

Posted June 16, 2017 10:37 AM by Nate Madden

URL of the original posting site: https://www.conservativereview.com/articles/today-in-history-lincolns-house-divided-speech

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June 16 marks the anniversary of one of the most important and memorable speeches in American history, one that seems especially poignant for our times, as it comes from a portion of our history in which Americans were even more bitterly divided. 368 more words


Birthday resolution

Another trip around the sun just completed. Yep, a full year has gone by and I celebrated another birthday this month. 

Sixty-some years on this planet and I can honestly say, I’ve never before in my lifetime seen so much animosity exhibited between human beings as I have in the last few years. 954 more words