The Year in Review

2012 departs at midnight and, evidently, that means we’re supposed to look back and reminisce. I’m not exactly sure why, but who am I to question the prevailing paradigm? 2012 was pretty eventful. Oh sure, not as much as 2001 or any of the WWII years, but it is the most lively one in a […]

Silent No More

I’ve spent quite a few years as a card-carrying Methodist and I can tell you, nothing makes a Methodist more uncomfortable than the disruption of the orderly flow of whatever’s going on. Methodists are obsessed with order and discipline. Hell, the name of the denomination’s rule book is “The Book of Discipline of the United Methodist Church”. So […]

Happy Freakin’ New Year

I suppose I should’ve written this yesterday, or even last week, but I tend to procrastinate  on an Olympic level so you’re getting my New Year’s post a day late. It works out, though, because I wasn’t sure what I was going to write about today. Yesterday, I was in Greensboro, spending time with my daughters and […]