For the record, what a company DOES is way more important than what the CEO says. My advice to clients: Act better, Be better, and only then take a stand.

Religion and Politics

Politics is based on compromise. Religion is based on absolutes. Both are essential components of our polity. Where we get into trouble is when we confuse the two – or mix them.

Unpopular Opinion

Now hear this:

Wearing a tee shirt with the logo of a locally-based military unit when one has never served themselves is not a case of “stolen valor.” It is support for the home team.

That is all.

A certain pop star claims that a COVID vaccination caused her cousin’s testicles to swell. Either someone is lying, or my vaccine is is not working.

Artistic solitude is wonderful, but a word of advice: lock the liquor cabinet and throw away the key first. It is a short journey from a solitary writer’s retreat to a booze binge, especially when said retreat takes place in Louisville, KY.

Monday (n): The day of the week when I must remind myself that coffee is not a beverage, but a semi-addictive over-the-counter drug.

Homey aphorisms and country-fried metaphors seem to roll off my tongue with depressing ease.

Clearly, I’m getting old: I’m channelling my pioneer ancestors.

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