Author Archives: David Mills

Alabama Thank You

Doug Jones, a Democrat, won the special election on Tuesday to fill the United States Senate seat vacated by Jeff Sessions, now the attorney general. Mr. Jones aimed to create a lead in the urban counties that include Birmingham and … Continue reading

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Alabama We’re Watching and Listening

A special election for the United States Senate in Alabama is scheduled for tomorrow, December 12, 2017, to fill a vacancy in the Senate arising from the resignation on February 8, 2017, of Jeff Sessions, to serve as U.S. Attorney … Continue reading

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This is Good!

With the holiday season in progress, Christmas inching towards us, and chaotic world pronouncements clanging out of rhythm with the Salvation Army bell-ringers, I am reminded of a story that helps put my understanding in perspective and brings a bit … Continue reading

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Three Branches Two Houses

Many of us know that there are three branches of the United States government: Executive, Legislative, Judiciary; and that there are two Houses in (legislative) Congress: Senate and House. Many of us don’t know the roles and responsibilities of each. … Continue reading

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Vicki Mills Birthday

Happy Birthday Vicki! December 5 is the 339th day of 2017 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 26 days remaining until the end of the year. Some interesting events occurred on this date.  In 1492 Christopher Columbus becomes the first … Continue reading

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Show Me, Don’t Tell Me

Trump said, ‘I don’t know him very well,’ speaking of his son-in-law and White House Senior Adviser. Satire from The Borowitz Report Fortune, The Many Roles Held by Jared Kushner  

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The Ship

My friend, Kathy, whose message this morning reminded me of the grieving we go through at the loss of a loved one. Hopefully, this expression brings an altered perception and peace.   The Ship – There is No Death I … Continue reading

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