Sunday, September 1, 2019

The Legend Of Blackbird Wilson

Blackbird Wilson was the toughest bird in our neighborhood. He was large and ornery and every other creature kept its distance. He was friendless.

Rumor had it he had even attacked a hawk four times his size.

Print Friendly and PDF

Thursday, August 22, 2019

The Lion and The Dove

One day a dove hovered over a skinny lion. “Let’s work together,“ said the dove to the lion.

“I’m afraid of birds of prey,“ the dove continued. “But they are afraid of you and if I am near you, they will keep their distance.”

“But what’s in it for me,“ asked the lion.

Print Friendly and PDF

Friday, June 7, 2019

A Lesson From The Ghost Town Of Friars Gulch

High in the Sierra Mountains is the legendary ghost town of Friars Gulch.

“What happened to this town,” asked the students of their professor. “It’s simple,” she replied.

Print Friendly and PDF

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Live Life For Today

Roy always lived modestly, but one day while shopping, he saw the most beautiful white silk shirt displayed in a store window.

This shirt was in a very expensive men’s shop, one he would not ordinarily go into but the shirt was irresistible.

It cost two day’s pay, but on impulse, he bought it and happily brought it home to wear on special occasions.

Print Friendly and PDF

Saturday, May 25, 2019

Killing Our Way To Peace

“We will never have peace in the world,“ Genovia’s  President Blunderfield told his nation, “until we kill all terrorists.”

“We will call it The Global War on Terror.”

Print Friendly and PDF

Saturday, May 18, 2019

When A Fetus Becomes A US Citizen

Various US states are declaring fetuses at conception to be people and therefore that they have all the rights of other Americans.

I spoke with attorney Willis Blunderfield to understand the implications for US citizenship. “It’s very simple,” he said. “At conception, a fetus is a citizen.”

Print Friendly and PDF

Thursday, May 16, 2019

The Wisdom Of War

Genovia is considered to be the most powerful nation in the world.

But in recent years despite its Constitution allowing only Parliament to declare war, its Presidents have fought wars wherever they choose.

Recently, I met with Genovia’s President, Willis Blunderfield to understand why.

Print Friendly and PDF

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Deporting Jesus

Seeing on TV the US’s immigration crisis with Latin America, and seeing images of children seized from their parents and put in cages, I visited to see it for myself.

On the Mexican side of the border, I immediately recognized Jesus, even though like many of the immigrants, he had olive colored skin and black curly hair. He was in the deportation line because he didn’t qualify for asylum.

Print Friendly and PDF

Saturday, April 13, 2019

The Ghost Of America’s Past

In recent months, there has been a terrible policy from the Trump Administration of taking immigrant children from their parents and putting them in cages.

But the media has not looked at the situation from the cage maker’s perspective, so I sat down with Willis Blunderfield, CEO of Cages Are Us.
Print Friendly and PDF

Monday, January 14, 2019

The Sinking Of Titanica

Genovia and Titanica were in yet another border dispute about undocumented Genovians coming into Titanica.

Then one day, without consulting Genovia, Titanica President Blunderfield said Titanica would build a giant protective wall and Genovia would pay for it.

Print Friendly and PDF