"Everyone Loves Francis! Or Do They?"

So what’s the deal with Pope Francis anyway? Since taking over as the head of the Roman Catholic Church 18 months ago it seems the new Pontiff is always saying or doing something that has many scratching their heads and wondering if he’s the real deal and if such a simple soul can truly lead the Catholic Church. The humble Francis is …

Throwback Thursday / Recollections of a High School Counselor: Teenage Wasteland

“Being a Teenager is vastly over-rated. We all make mistakes, we are stubborn and we couldn’t give two shits what our parents think, we hate school, we cause shit, we fight, we love, we cry, we give up believing in a higher power. We’re all f##ked up and that’s the truth, we all come from …

"Once in a Lifetime"

You may find yourself living in a shotgun shack                                                                                                             You may find yourself in another part of the world                                                                                                  You may find yourself behind the wheel of a large automobile                                                                              You may find yourself in a beautiful house with a beautiful wife                                                                            You may ask yourself,   “well, how did I get here?”                                                                                                                                                                   …

From the "People are Strange" Files…

I can’t begin to understand why people do the things they do, particularly people of prominence. We’ve all come to expect Movie, TV, rock, rap and sports stars to make bad choices, they’re notorious for it, but they are hardly prominent, famous yes, prominent no way. No, I’m referring to individuals on another level altogether, …

"Another Year Bites the Dust"

Life is a precious gift from God, examine it carefully, shake it a little, unwrap it slowly, take it out of the box and enjoy it for as long as you can. Don’t ever take it for granted.                                                                          In the wink of an eye, river of time flows by….             …