Tag: GOP

  • If Donald Trump were a Black Man

    If Donald Trump were a Black Man

      We were sitting at the bar in Longhorns, eating our salads, when the two men one chair over began pointing at the TV and talking about this week's debate. Did you hear him say he was gonna lock her up? one Bubba said to[..]
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  • Why Won’t Trump Shut Up?

    Why Won’t Trump Shut Up?

    Let's talk for a moment, shall we? If your newsfeed on Facebook or Twitter is anything like mine, all those precious kitten memes have been replaced by memes of Donald Trump. As a writer and a curious person, someone who tries to understand motivations of[..]
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  • An Easter Message

    An Easter Message

    My daughter sent me a text last night of my grandson. He was sitting in his rocker with his bare feet in a pan, his pants cuff rolled up, grinning from ear-to-ear. His momma had just washed his feet. A retelling of the Scripture story.[..]
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  • Jesus is Not an American

    Jesus is Not an American

      I've been doing some reading about the effects of unforgiveness on the physical body. It has to do with that next novel I'm writing. But while going through reams of scientific research, I got to thinking about this election year. I was going to[..]
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  • Lester’s Legacy

    Lester’s Legacy

    Allow me to speak to you as a Gold Star Daughter, would you? Being part of a Gold Star family isn't something anyone aspires to. It's an exclusive club, membership will cost you a life. In my case, it cost my father's life. He was[..]
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  • Donald Trump’s Grammatical Error

    Donald Trump’s Grammatical Error

      I was out-of-town the day the news over Donald Trump's reportedly misogynist statement about Megyn Kelly broke. I did not hear his statements first-hand, so I could only judge by the context provided me by news reporters. Which is a problem. Perhaps Trump's ¬†brouhaha[..]
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