Colorado is a battleground state, so we'll see a lot of all the presidential candidates in the coming months. Wendy and I got word that Paul Ryan – Vice President on the Republican ticket with Mitt … [Read more...] about Paul Ryan: Yep, He’s the Real Deal
The Purpose of My Web Log (a.k.a. "blog")
Every writer should have a blog. It is nice to have a "log" of my creative ideas and developments as they develop through the years. Be sure to subscribe to my website to be notified by email of my latest blog post.
Don't call people stupid. It's mean, so neither of us should do it. There is only one situation where "stupid" is justified, and I'll reveal that at the end of this article. (This is a long post, but … [Read more...] about People Aren’t Stupid. They Just Don’t Understand Logic.
To get ahead in life, do you need to be a little crooked? As Billy Joel sings, They say there's a Heaven for those who will wait Some say it's better but I say it ain't I'd rather laugh with the … [Read more...] about Do Only the Good Die Young?
I was part of the development of a very helpful online tool for speakers and debaters: Speechranks.com. It's cool, but there was a fair amount of criticism when it was released. Let me explain what … [Read more...] about Don’t Be Afraid of Today’s Youth
There were few GOP speeches I enjoyed more than Clint Eastwood's. There were five things he said in his short speech that resonated with me. I suspect, too, that they resonated with a lot of … [Read more...] about The 5 Best Lines in Clint Eastwood’s ‘Empty Chair’ Speech
I'm so impressed with my son Micah. He made this bow himself from a stick of oak wood. He read up on how to make a custom long bow and then did it. He followed three simple steps: He had an idea. … [Read more...] about Take That Idea and Do It