Sweet Land of Liberty

We, The People, have been betrayed,
denounced, erased, reviled. Exposed
to lies, taunts, rants.

We are one family

Everyone should feel like they are welcomed as part of the whole, yet not everyone is. Today my blog supports both the effort and the mission of the Give ‘EM Hope Campaign: Their mission is to give HOPE to those who need it most. Their worldwide network of volunteers inspires and uplifts all those whoContinue reading “We are one family”

Its Human Rights: Not Heterosexual Rights

I support my Oklahoma family members Attorney General Scott Pruitt 313 NE 21st Street, Oklahoma City, OK 73105 Dear Mr. Pruitt, My letter addresses GLBT right to marriage in Oklahoma Sir, the public statement you issued regarding Judge Terence Kerns ruling troubles me. In your statement you declared: “It is a troubling decision. As theContinue reading “Its Human Rights: Not Heterosexual Rights”

We The People: Not You People

This is my letter I sent to the Governor of Oklahoma. Please stand with my family members who live in Oklahoma, show them your support. The Honorable Mary Fallin Office of the Governor Oklahoma State Capitol 2300 N. Lincoln Blvd Room 212 Oklahoma City, OK 73105 Dear Governor Fallin, The purpose of my letter: SameContinue reading “We The People: Not You People”

Ruffled Feathers

Ignorance is real: Hate is real. I’m not mentioning Quacker by name to give him more air time, he’s had enough – nor will I show his picture, it’s been seen enough as well. By now we should know who Quacker is – if you don’t – you’re fortunate. I barely do and what IContinue reading “Ruffled Feathers”

The Rocky Road to Human Rights

The Rocky Road to Human Rights Equal Rights: … Who speaks for humankind? Who is qualified to dole out rights to others? Who, among Man shall declare – You on this hand shall have this but You on this hand will not? After much debate it was declared that Man exists, that Man exists withContinue reading “The Rocky Road to Human Rights”

Love is a shelter

  Typically Pro-life means support for bringing the human fetus to full term.  I’m expanding this meaning – to  support LIFE in all stages of the human experience.   In America we still live in a democratic society, an open society though this is changing and everyone  appears to be calling for censorship and restrictionsContinue reading “Love is a shelter”

We were not born His Way; we were born Our Way

With Scott Lively there is no fair and reasonable, and one can’t use the word rational when speaking of the man. He’s all about adherence to his puritanical scruples, to his conscience which covers what is right and wrong with our inalienable rights.  Mr. Lively is a prisoner of his own conscience; yet he’s playedContinue reading “We were not born His Way; we were born Our Way”

THE FLAG WAS STILL THERE

In 1813 an army General requested a flag made so big that “the British would have no trouble seeing it from a distance.”  Officers located Rebecca Young Pickersgill known as a ‘maker of colors,’ and commissioned her to make a flag.  Using 400 yards of best quality wool bunting Rebecca and her daughter cut 15Continue reading “THE FLAG WAS STILL THERE”

Reflections of GLBT Ally

I met Rich In 1973, he was my first gay friend and I enjoyed 26 years of close friendship with him until his death in 1999. Rich wasn’t an occasional friend who frequently visited the family, no at a point in time he became a member of my family and later lived with us; heContinue reading “Reflections of GLBT Ally”