I want freedom for the full expression of my personality. ― Mahatma Gandhi The First Amendment Monument in Charlottesville, Virginia   What would you write on this monument? Me?  I got creative and wrote my name. And continuing the theme of relaying the obvious, I wrote:     Maybe it wasn’t as colorful (or cathartic) as the citizen who wrote RYAN IS A TOOL, but that’s okay.  The 108 feet of slate writing space exists to express our views… Read more »

  “You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.”  ~C.S. Lewis When I was a teenager I dreamed big. In one of my diaries I wrote in detail about my future house and backyard:  “537 acres” complete with a “show barn and stables.” I also wrote that I wanted to be a YA novelist and a big time screenwriter (obviously I would need two jobs to afford that kind of acreage, especially with… Read more »