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Seasons Greetings

As the Holiday Season approaches, most of us, even the biggest Bah Humbug, Grinch will find ourselves thinking about family, friends, and Christmases past. My earliest Christmas memories are those spent with my maternal grandparents in Ruleville, Mississippi. World War II was still raging across Europe, and my […]

DAYS OF DESTINY

In every era and in every generation there are crucial moments when a significant decision has to be made, and the consequences of that decision can changed the course of history. Many times the full impact of such a choice does not become clear at once, but in […]

WHAT’S HAPPENING?

DECEMBER 13, 2015 Believe it or not, I’ve finally completed the fifth draft of my novel titled: Jake’s Revenge. The protagonist is Mary Jo Thibodeaux, an ex-Apache pilot, with two tours of duty in Iraq. Because of her skill in hand-to-hand combat, her commanding officer gave her the […]

COLLEGE FOOTBALL 2015 WEEK 14

The final votes are in. Clemson, Alabama, Oklahoma and Michigan State will be playing for the National Championship, and they are four darn good football teams. There are some interesting matchups in the “close, but no banana group,” and the Ole Miss vs Oklahoma State game is a […]

THE NEW SOUTH vs THE OLD SOUTH

We often hear about the “New South,” and it’s generally used in the context suggesting that it is an improvement over the “Old South.” Leaving issues of race aside, let’s see if things are all that much better. In the Old South you would never hear: “Will Pepsi […]