USS New Ironsides vs CSS David

On October 5th 1863, during the American Civil War, two ships would clash in the night. The USS NewIronsides lay at anchor just off of Morris Island near Charleston South Carolina. Around 9pm, the crewwas below decks with only the night officer of the deck (OOD) to keep watch. Something crept close inthe water and …

Review of Boundaries

Boundaries, written by Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend, is a fantastic read on personal relationships. It’s full of examples and knowledge of real life issues that can relate to anyone. Better yet, it is filled with references to God’s holy Bible to help cement God’s view on personal boundaries. The first item I …

The Oppressive Caterpillar

Comic Title: The Oppressive Caterpillar In a commanding voice with bravado, the compliant caterpillar states “By order of the Government of Caterpillars I need you to eat this mushroom, for your safety.” The weary caterpillar responds “But I already ate some other mushrooms and I should be able to eat what I want…” Appreciative of …

Review of The Go-Getter

The Go-Getter is a short story originally published in 1921 that has been repackaged by Dave Ramsey. It contains a forward by Dave and some added discussion content at the end of the book. Originally written by Peter B. Kyne, the writing reminded me of watching an old black and white TV show. It’s a …