Category Archives: Declaration of Independence

Recent Memories And New Beginnings

Image courtesy of FrameAngel /

Image courtesy of FrameAngel /

“Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.”

~ Maria Robinson

As we look back over the past year in retrospect the easiest thing to do might be to ruminate in the “coulda, woulda, shoulda” syndrome. Falling into that trap may be the most counter-productive activity to engage in. Continue reading


American Exceptionalism

Stars and Stripes“I wave the American flag. Do you know a better flag to wave? Sure, I love my country with all her faults. I’m not ashamed of that, never have been, never will be.”

~ John Wayne

Coming out of a self imposed post election exile as it relates to my blog, I can think of no better theme to write about than American Exceptionalism, hence the title of my post. Continue reading