Friday, November 03, 2017
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I got an email from Martin Voltaire recently, and it made me smile. In fact, I was downright happy. I followed up on the email, and then we had a phone conversation. After that chat, I was very happy.

Friday, September 15, 2017
Friday, September 08, 2017

Moments after I and a group of friends arrived home recently from a five-day vacation, we were met by several other friends who were eager to give us the latest Baton Rouge news. The majority of the conversation was about the number of people who …

Friday, September 01, 2017
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Friday, July 28, 2017
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I am in one of those seasons that many of us who are three score years old have to deal with. More and more of our friends and loved ones are dying, like leaves dropping from trees in a fall wind.

Friday, July 14, 2017
Friday, July 07, 2017
Friday, June 30, 2017

I’ve written several times about my high school and the area where it sits in Old South Baton Rouge. While the area is called The Bottom, it’s also the place where President Barack Obama held a town hall meeting last year. So take that.

Friday, June 16, 2017
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Friday, April 14, 2017

I don’t think I ever went on an Easter Egg hunt when I was child. If I did, I can’t think of where it would have been held. I did a lot of things, but I can’t fish out a memory of hunting for Easter Eggs.

Friday, April 07, 2017

Recently, I’ve found that we are so stressed amid all of the tumult and political noise bombarding us that many of us don’t take time to notice all of the good stuff happening right in front of us every day.

Friday, March 31, 2017
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Friday, January 27, 2017

So, the other day I was sitting, talking with a co-worker about stuff on the job. If you have to know, I work at the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries. You get the idea from the name alone what this office all about.

Friday, January 20, 2017
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I was standing in a long, snaking line on Monday morning preparing to “early vote” at the Secretary of State’s office. There is little doubt that the candidates for president —?Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump —were driving the rapidly growing line.

Friday, October 28, 2016

Last Saturday, I sat with friends enjoying great food, adult beverages and interesting conversation at our tailgate in the hours leading up to Southern University’s homecoming football game. As you know, homecoming is that one game that is suppose…

Friday, October 21, 2016
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