Carnivals Just Aren't That Cool Anymore

We took the kids to a carnival of sorts last weekend.  It was nothing huge, but…


I Write Because it Changes Me

In the movie Shadowlands, C.S. Lewis (played by Anthony Hopkins) is told by a…


Homestead Your Interests

Homesteading is an age-old form of gaining common-law right to property.  A…


Kiteboarders or Cops?

Last summer I had a conversation with a kiteboarder about his sport and the…


New Tides and Old Time

New tides pull the mind Leaving old ideas behind In the pools of time unkind…


The Law is Written on Our Hearts

(Originally posted here.  I've been thinking more on this topic and I felt the…


Just Get **it Done

There are a lot of traits and skills that can make someone more valuable…


A Citizen by Choice

This excellent post by Jeff Tucker over at Laissez Faire Books got me thinking…


When Impediments Become Implements

My wife and I took the kids out to eat last night to surprise them with a…


Smith, Smith Everywhere

Everywhere I turn I see a theme: decentralized, unplanned order is superior to…