Entries by Diane Markins

Ponder and Pay Freedom Forward

Just like other aspects of our grossly obese culture, we have become freedom-fat. We devour it and expect more. It is largely taken for granted.
…Make a plan to “pay your freedom forward” and keep it as a family tradition on Memorial Day and July 4th. Choose a reputable organization that supports those who are suffering and donate in the name of Freedom.

Don’t Beat the Dog!

“The fragile old guy began to beat the dog…. Over and over he hit this innocent creature. My mouth dropped open in horror and I almost blasted out of the vehicle, but it was over before I could react. The poor pooch dropped down and rolled over trying to avoid the open-handed smacks, but didn’t run. She simply wanted to belong to someone at any cost.” Read more about misdirected emotional abuse.