Watch out for the Bubble

“A Nation Which Forgets Its Previous Has No Future” These had been the phrases on a 20-foot-long banner that “Mr. Slick”, my highschool historical past trainer, saved rigorously pinned throughout the width of his classroom for your entire 4 years I had lessons with him. “That is mindless in any respect”, I assumed to myself … Read more

52 classes from 52 years

And now we’re 52… On at the present time in 1969, child J.D. entered the world. I do not assume there’s any approach my mother and father may have predicted the trail their firstborn would take by life. It hasn’t at all times been straightforward — no because of the obstacles I’ve positioned in my … Read more

The facility of low expectations

On the finish of January, I had an epiphany. Kim and I have been sitting in the lounge one night, relaxed in our simple chairs, each studying books. All 4 of our beasts have been nestled close by. The home was quiet. For the primary time in without end, I felt fully content material. For … Read more