In my retirement years I’ve decided to take up fishing, partly because I have the time, and partly because I have a beautiful piece of Lowcountry waterfront right in my backyard. Literally. For years I’ve been sitting on our dock watching the
The news today brings word that Minnesota running back Adrian Peterson has been charged with child abuse for using a branch to spank his son. Obviously, on the heels of the Ray Rice story in which the Baltimore Ravens’ player was caught on video
For almost forty years I wrote for two newspapers here in South Carolina and never uttered a curse word. The pages of these family-oriented newspapers were “profanity free” in those days. Oh sure, an occasional “damn” or “hell” might have
I never heard my daddy cuss. He was a war veteran who supervised a warehouse full of blue-collar workers, but not once in my life did I hear him let go with a string of expletives. Not so his youngest son. Beyond earshot of my non-cursing
If you’re a cancer patient, there’s a milestone moment when you realize your doctor is no longer trying to save your life, simply extend your life. That moment came for me a few weeks ago when Dr. David Ellison, chief of Oncology for Roper St.