The Extortion of Forgiveness – Chapter 1 – Political Seeds

Author’s Note: If you haven’t done so already, read the prologue to the story here. The entire book will be released soon but because so many have asked, here is another chapter.   Chapter 1 – Political Seeds I’m not sure who first coined the well-known phrase, “You can’t take the politics out of politics,”… Continue reading The Extortion of Forgiveness – Chapter 1 – Political Seeds

Jockeys & Juleps Derby Watch Party Hosted by Memphis’ Top Southern Belles

Here is a link to a piece I wrote at OneSouthernMan this morning about the upcoming Jockeys & Juleps derby watch party on Saturday, May 7 benefitting Southern Reins. I feel safe in saying outside of Churchill Downs, the Jockeys & Juleps event in Memphis is THE place in the south to watch the Kentucky Derby. Tickets… Continue reading Jockeys & Juleps Derby Watch Party Hosted by Memphis’ Top Southern Belles

Legislative Leadership, Media Mishandle Accusations of Legislator Jeremy Durham’s Misconduct

Most of what I initially heard about Rep. Durham’s alleged sexual harassment and texting saga has been gained through media reports such as the one that surfaced in The Tennessean, and others that quickly followed. To be honest I haven’t followed the inner workings of Tennessee’s Capitol Hill since I left office in 2009. Over… Continue reading Legislative Leadership, Media Mishandle Accusations of Legislator Jeremy Durham’s Misconduct