Tag Archives: pet peeves

What’s that you say?

I love accents and dialects of the English Language. The different forms, expressions, and pronunciations are music to my ears. My wife and I collect our favorites and share them joyfully with each other. But there is a big problem … Continue reading

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Toward Straightening the Record

I am a Christian and am unashamed about it. But this posting is not about that, I usually reserve my thoughts on that subject for my Devotions page. But I think we Christians are being maligned. I frequently hear it … Continue reading

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Back to Normal?

Last week was CMA Festival week in Nashville Tennessee. For those of you unfamiliar with the city let me try to lay it out for you. Nashville is built on both sides of the Cumberland River. The “downtown” part is … Continue reading

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Get Out of Jail Free

Ok, so it’s happened again. Someone has gone into a public place and killed several people. How has this happened? How can we allow this carnage to continue? In a nation that prides itself on human rights how can this … Continue reading

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Here’s the Story

I started this blog project because I have a great desire for personal expression, nothing more. I, and I suppose other bloggers, receive a lot of spam about increasing my readership by paying some company a sum of money to … Continue reading

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Level of Discourse

       I have become increasingly appalled at the coarseness that has become a part of normal conversation. When I was maybe 9 to 13 years old this type of language seemed just the thing to make one seem more mature. … Continue reading

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Leash Law

Warning! Not for the squeamish!       In the mid 70s the brother of a lady I knew was driving on a street in Nashville when a large dog ran out in front of his car. The man swerved to avoid … Continue reading

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