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Taylor Swift’s Gift Giving of 2014

I will admit it.  I am a Taylor Swift fan. And Here is WHY: She writes her own music. I have tried for 20 plus years to write a song.  I am still trying. She seem so sincere with her fans. I am constantly seeing how she tries hard to  improve the lives of her [...]

By |2016-11-10T20:52:37-06:00January 2nd, 2015|Categories: Hero|Tags: , |0 Comments

96 Year Old Man Enters a Song Writing Contest with a Tribute to his Wife

Fred is a 96-year-old man from East Peoria, Ill., who saw an ad in the paper about a song-writing contest sponsored by a local studio, Green Shoe Studio. Fred knew he had to submit his song. Fred's entry was very unusual, in that this was an online contest, but he entered his submission in an old fashioned way, in the U.S. Mail. Green Shoe Studio read the letter and the lyrics and decided they must use professionals to finish this song for Fred and his ode to Sweet Lorraine..

By |2016-11-10T20:52:40-06:00August 26th, 2013|Categories: Hero, Music|Tags: , |0 Comments

Elizabeth Smart is a Hero…

Today Elizabeth Smart, activist, champion of victims rights and most importantly a victim, stood up against a disgusting and vile criminal and testified to the world of the crimes of Brian David Mitchell. In the six years since she was found, Smart has waited for a justice that seems to never come. Every step of the way, Mitchell has made a mockery of the justice.

By |2016-11-10T20:53:16-06:00October 1st, 2009|Categories: Hero|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Pearl Harbor: Not Just Another Day

In the early morning hours of Sunday, December 7th, 1941 the Japanese launched a surprise attack against the United State at Pearl Harbor. The United States of America could no longer remain on the sidelines of the war. Franklin Delano Roosevelt declared it..."a date which will live in infamy". Today marks the 67 anniversary of [...]

By |2017-12-07T09:28:48-06:00December 7th, 2008|Categories: About Me, Hero|Tags: , |5 Comments