Getting Personal

As I’ve watched the local political races play out across social networks and in town discussions I’ve come up a good reason why I don’t endorse candidates for office, and *especially* for local office. Things get personal.

The Art of Forgiveness

When we are offered an opportunity to show a millionth part of the understanding and grace that Brandt Jean showed in that courtroom, push the system to the corner where it belongs and show it. Let’s just stop saying, “Isn’t it great that he did that?” and start doing it ourselves.

About “We Get It”

In late September one of our neighbors shared a trick or treating story, featuring her eldest son, on a local Facebook group. Though, unlike most parental trick or treating stories, this tale didn’t fill readers with warm fuzzies. Instead, it flooded readers with both sorrow and compassion.