Early voting has begun and one of our most important choices this year is choosing our next State Senator in District 26. As a former member of both the Tennessee State House and Senate, I recommend and plan on voting for Bob Shutt in the Republican primary. Here are few reasons why. I personally know… Continue reading Why Bob Shutt Deserves to Represent State Senate District 26
I love sweet tea. I love sweet tea as much as I love the South. For me it is the most refreshing, thirst-quenching drink during the dog days of southern summers when the concrete around tennis courts or the pool could easily scramble an egg. Sweet Iced Tea is as southern as magnolia trees, pecan… Continue reading Sweet Tea Is ‘Southern’ So Let’s Own It
For decades to come Roger Federer will be remembered not only one of the greatest tennis players of our time, but of all time. While his backhand may have made him rich and famous, it’s his willingness to praise and compliment his opponents that elevate him to the top of my list. Federer is and… Continue reading Roger Federer Checks His Ego to Boost Opponents and We Should Too!
Below are excerpts from my upcoming book, The Extortion of Forgiveness: “August twenty-second of 1998 was a perfect day for a perfect couple. I stood with my closest family and friends, about to make Kristi my wife—not far from the cramped, campaign office in “Old Germantown” where we’d first met. We were about to exchange… Continue reading Chapter 2 – The Perfect Couple
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