And it occurred to me that one way to get folks settled back down to being more civil with each other was to go back to the old “code of the wild west.”
Jesus’ disciples in the early church were accused of “turning the world upside down” when actually they were turning the world right-side-up.
Earlier this month I enjoyed participating in a Chamber of Commerce-sponsored "conversation" with my friend, Carson City Mayor Lori Bagwell, who discussed a number of issues our capital city is dealing with, including the vexing challenge of homelessness.
Carson City, Nevada history from the archives of the Nevada Appeal
When the John C. Fremont expedition of 1843-44 traveled south from Oregon, he became the first white person to see Pyramid Lake.
Letters to the editor of the Nevada Appeal published Feb. 17, 2021
I got a phone call from a long time friend. As soon as I saw her name pop up on my teeny tiny blue phone screen I was propelled back to when we were in grade school. Playing in the 5th grade on the school play ground talking about Dennis, the boy she had a crush on and John the one I kinda liked.
Putting it bluntly, America’s Founders were terrified of a wanna-be dictator.
As with anything new that impacts the majority, a plethora of new words, terms, catchphrases and memes will always follow and this pandemic is no exception.
Hurrah for wet snow! We had two feet of snow at our house. I don’t have to water the trees for at least a month.
Love is love, and we are fortunate to find it in any form it comes. Happy Valentine’s Day.
The Bible shows love to be the deepest expression of God’s character. For this reason, love holds an important place in the Christian heart.