Black History Month: Frederick Douglass

History holds my fascination to the extent that  sometimes I wish I could go back in a time machine just to observe directly the story and to live it.  History explains how we arrived where we’re at today and as I think about it, the things I like to write about here are really echoes … Continue reading

Getting Your Own Stuff

I’m writing for a few reasons.  First, I enjoy it.  I imagine a painter feels as I do when I write in the sense that he expresses his creativity through his art.  My creativity comes out as I paint my thoughts by writing.  Just like the artist, there’s a certain satisfaction that’s felt as one … Continue reading