Building Together

For months we’ve been inundated with reports and numbers, haven’t we, Dear Reader? It started with reports from the other side of the world that didn’t seem to have much affect on us. Gradually, the reports and numbers spread from

Is there a veteran in your life, Dear Reader? Do you think your personal perspective is influenced by that relationship?For years I was convinced that being raised by a World War II vet was the most powerful influence in my

Getting Together

This has been a year for the record books in a lot of ways, hasn’t it, Dear Reader? There’s been a lot of passion on so many topics. It’s also given us an opportunity to reflect on patriotism.  I love