The Al Sharpton Effect.

So I have had many mixed feelings about the fury in Ferguson some range from sadness to amazement. Doing a little research the Michael Brown story blew my mind. People have made this about color only purely black and white not about justice or what's wrong or right. … [Read more...]

I never promised you a rose garden.

I have never had a green thumb and don't now but hey I'm getting there !! So far I'm doing great... am I still killing a few ?? Oh yes ! Thank goodness for the 1 year warranty at home depot. I'm more than likely the only living person to actually use this warranty. This is not a how to advice post it's a learn and fail with me report. … [Read more...]

Compassion is not a popular virtue – Karen Armstrong

Compassion Noun. A feeling of deep sympathy and sorrow for another who is stricken by misfortune accompanied by a strong desire to alleviate the suffering. I consider myself to be more compassionate than others. When I take the kids to the doctor and see an old person there alone it throws me off for the rest of the day its sad where are the kids or grandkids to sit with them etc... The doors at doctors offices are heavy ! It actually makes me angry !! … [Read more...]