I recently gave a speech to my toastmasters group centering on the issue of brain damage in NFL players. Now, today, I find that a local foundation will be funding a football program for middle schoolers. Newspaper article. I realize that football is still an accepted sport for boys. I was taken by the irony of the timing – the same week that I did the … Continue reading Concussion
Harrisville State Park – Harrisville MI, on Lake Huron. The park has a great sandy beach, but the water will be on the cold side. There is a new accessible ramp down to the waterfront. (It has just been installed; I didn’t see it listed in any online guides. It is at the campground beach.) Beautiful campground in a cedar forest along the shores of Lake Huron. I … Continue reading Harrisville – Memorial Day
Why? Why do men think of us as a different creature? It’s like we are a piece of gold – it’s not his – but he wants it. He’s not going to hurt it – just use it a little, beat it up and toss it back when he’s done. And once he’s done this, he secretly believes that the gold piece has lost some … Continue reading Why? Why do men think so little of women?