Next Generation Learns to Lead

How are leaders made? Is it possible to raise children to become tomorrow's elected officials, or at least active voters? Wondering what my peers and I must do to rear a successful next generation, I’ve come up with one answer: involvement.


No Wake

We always knew the name Surf Street was dead on. When we were little, a sign that spelled “No Wake” was attached to the telephone pole at the top of the street, for when boats would pass through from Shore Road. I’d never seen boats float by our front window, but I do remember Mike L.


Affordable Care Act Brings Joy to Some and Misery to Others

The day that the United States Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act, also known as ObamaCare, I was expecting the worse and the end of hope for millions like me.


While the Marriage War Goes On...

So it was last Sunday morning and the "news" shows and respected journalists were yammering about whether or not coming out for same sex marriage will help or hurt Obama’s re-election efforts.


I Can See The Wolf; What Happened To The Shepherd?

It is a very impressive room.

A room; veritably dripping with power and authority.

The authority to make decisions for all 300 million Americans.


Oh Martin’o – Martin’o; Wherefore Art Thou Martin’o ………………………..Malley?

"I have done nothing but in care of thee"

Anyone like Shakespeare?

I love Shakespeare.

How about the Comedies? Great huh?


Battered Wives and their Children: Walking Away

It may surprise many of us just how many women out there are battered and living with a husband or at least a mate who treats them like garbage and slaves.