My Marine

  We got a copy of this press release and I had to share. I’m not sure what it means exactly, but I know my step-son (on the right) looks good and healthy and will be heading to Hawaii soon to meet his son. Then, in June they’ll come to Tennessee for a few weeks. […]

Police Myths

  Last week I spent a shift with one of Nashville’s finest. If I’m going to have cops as characters in my novels, I’d like to make them believable. During the course of the day, I asked lots of questions. Off the top of my head, here are a few police myths I can debunk […]

Just the facts, ma’am

Last Friday, as part of my Citizens’ Police Academy (CPA), I spent a shift (7 a.m. – 3 p.m.) with one of Nashville’s finest. Don’t worry, they didn’t give me a gun or a badge, but after filling out a form releasing them from liability should I be injured or killed (I wasn’t, obviously), I […]

New roofs galore

You may recall we’re having to replace our roof (again) due to an early March hail storm. Unfortunately, the roof was just replaced in February because of a hail storm last summer. Our whole neighborhood was hard hit and a plethora of new roofs adorn our subdivision. Thank goodness for insurance, even though we have […]