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17 Years Later

Things were bad. On July 2nd, 1999, the day after my birthday, the depression started hitting me harder and harder. At the time, I was 215 lbs. As the days […]


I had just turned nine years old and was at the beginning of my summer break in 1980. Back then, having a nice golden tan was still en vogue. After […]

Imagine the headline if I were to be murdered for being transgender, “Local Maryville Man Found Dead in Home”. The story would go on to include details of the story, […]

It seems that many people don’t give Tennessee State Senator Stacey Campfield due credit for his subtle political shrewdness. Over the years, Campfield has garnered attention for some outlandish legislative […]

I’ve been reading other people’s blogs postings about the arson that destroyed Carol Ann and Laura Stutte’s home last Labor Day. The comments that following these postings are normally sympathetic […]

If you’ve been following the ongoing trials of Carol Ann and Laura Stutte trying to get their insurance company, American National Property and Casualty, to pay up after their home […]

Many believe that a crime against a protected minority warrants no greater punishment than a crime against any other person. I believe this to be true as well. The problem, however, is […]