Dick Gregory in Hospital

The most beloved Dick Gregory has been resting in the hospital and presently in stable condition. Dick Gregory is a living giant of a man and giant of a hero to millions of people all across America. He is the teacher students always show up for; his life lessons, his history lessons and his sharp…

Abraham Lincoln & The Civil War

“Only the dead have seen the end of war.” –George Santayana Abraham Lincoln America’s 16th president, even before he took office 11 Southern states had seceded and formed the Confederate States of America. A month after President Lincoln took office the Confederates attacked Fort Sumter in South Carolina. The thing President Lincoln most feared had…

THE CONFEDERATE FLAG

“The past is not dead, it’s not even past.” –William Faulkner The Confederate flag was created by a bunch of unpatriotic crackers around 1860. South Carolina the most racist state in America was the first state to leave the Union after the election of President Lincoln. The confederate states seceded from the United States were:…

Geronimo the Incomparable Indian Warrior

“Who can exhaust a man? Who knows a man’s resources?” –Jean-Paul Sartre When I was a small boy growing up all my Apache grandmother would talk about is the great Goyahkla, Geronimo’s true tribal name. The name Geronimo was given to him by the Mexican army. In a fierce battle with the Mexican army Goyahkla…

DREAMS*

“God gave then knowledge and skill in all learning and wisdom: and Daniel had understanding in all visions and dreams.” –Book of Daniel 1:17 Dreams, we all have them, but why? We have dreams while we sleep and even while we are awake. Martin Luther King Jr. told a nation that was asleep to wake…

What do I tell my wife? – Fiction

“Whatever advice you give, be short.” –Quintus Horace There were nine people in the waiting area all of whom had appointments with Dr. Scott Evander. Dick Hertz by all accounts was the oldest of the lot waiting to see the good doctor. Dick Hertz a 56-year old TV producer for CNN in Atlanta arrived an…