Democracy or What

Empires rise. Empires fall. Is Democracy falling? What is going on in America? Is it time for a new form of government? I admit that I was largely ignorant on the subjects of politics and government prior to 2007, when … Continued

Happy Mother’s Day!

What a beautiful sentiment we extend to all mothers and women who take on the role of mother – adoptive mothers, foster mothers, aunts, friends, godmothers, and play mothers – all who take care of children. The holiday’s founder made … Continued


Decorum Last Saturday I found myself watching the funeral services for former First Lady Barbara Bush. I didn’t set out to do that, but I turned on the television and there it was. Mrs. Bush served honorably and admirably as … Continued

Colin Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick “I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of color,” Kaepernick told NFL Media. “When there’s significant change and I feel like that flag … Continued

Honoring My Journey

My memoir is now available at Abbott Press and on Amazon. Honoring My journey is a slice of my life that I wanted to share with my children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives, friends, neighbors, former class and school mates … Continued