To Have or Have Not

What does it mean to “have”? I know, this sounds a bit reminiscent of Bill Clinton’s famous confusion over the definition of “is,” but I’m serious.  When I say, “I…

Power at a Price

Last week, the United States experienced its worst mining disaster in four decades when an explosion killed 29 miners. Even when they’re being blown to pieces, coal miners live a…

Staying Grounded

I’ve had the song “John Henry” floating through my head for a couple of days now. Allow me to explain. On Wednesday, I bought all the supplies necessary to install…

Up in the Air

I have no problem with heights, despite those who would accuse me of being afraid of them. Quite the contrary, I would fully love heights if they weren’t always so…