Garry’s Magnificent Seven

Good afternoon twitter friends. Garry your friendly retired English teacher here. Welcome to our weekly vocabulary quiz: The Magnificent Seven. For full credit please use each of the following terms in a sentence. 1) vulnerable; 2) entitlement; 3) diversity; 4) transgender; 5) fetus; 6) evidence-based; 7) science-based. If you use all seven terms correctly you [...]

What Makes a Country Great

In the 1920's Centerville had a population of 6,951. It became home to immigrants from OVER 40 COUNTRIES of national origin. On Saturday nights the stores were open late, the Square was packed, and Evelyn Bear told me you wouldn't hear a word of English spoken. The arrival of those immigrants - your ancestors - [...]

I’m Alright With That Lord

I had a thought this morning Lord in the midst of meditation, revelation, elevation- that you love everything the 'all' in your creation equally, without distinction That you love the fly biting at my ankles every bit as much as you love me I'm alright with that Lord Thanks to you I see that love [...]