Larry's Musings

Independence Day: Really?

This weekend Americans celebrate Independence Day yet as I look around me I wounder if we can really say we are Independent. July 4, 1776 we secured our independence from religious oppression and persecution. We secured our independence from the taxation of the British Monarchy. We supposedly secured our independence to think as we choose;…
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5 Years Ago Yesterday April 27, 2016

Every year since April 27, 2011 I can't help but remember the first time in my life where a weather system had me so concerned that I put my keys, wallet, laptop and medicine in one spot and sat on the floor in a corner with a mattress ready to cover me. I was living…
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PRINCE: More Than a Musical Icon

Looking at all the respect being paid to Prince after his sudden and untimely death, I can't help but remember that in addition to his musical genius Prince was a trailblazer of monumental proportion in our society. Long before the any of the now popular social causes of the day Prince made it a point…
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Constantly Playing Catch-up

Today is Valentines Day aka Feb 14, 2016. Today is the day I had hoped to have my long past due second book completed and available. With all that life has presented me over the last year I have to say I am still playing catch up. One friend who among others who have waited…
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2016 A Year of Action: Bringing Back Community

As we approach the ringing in of 2016 I have spent many hours thinking about what is most important for me in the coming year. With the current political circus shaping up for the 2016 Presidential elections I have come to believe that we can bring about change not by grabbing hold to 3 and…
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