Category Archives: Heartlander

Heartlander of the Week: A Mighty Wind

This week’s Heartlander is El Nino because . . . .  Why Not? I think we all need a reminder from time to time that there are bigger stronger forces in this World than us.  Mother Nature’s little ones running … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Who’s Coming to Dinner?

This week’s Heartlander is he who is conspicuous by his absence at the Table—Lindsay Graham. According to Quinnipiac, The Donald leads the Republican field. Mr. Graham is not on the list . . . . Northern though I be, I … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Never Forget

This week’s Heartlanders are the investigators who are still searching for answers in the Malaysian Airlines MH370. With all seriousness, events like this make a big splash in the news, the Masses follow the updates for a few weeks, and … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: It’s a Marathon

The Heartlander is back, and this week’s Heartlander is Caitlyn Jenner. We first got to know Caitlyn when she was Bruce, gold medal Decathlete. I’m vaguely old enough to remember 1976 and 1975 and what a craptastic self-image the United States had … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: It’s a Grand Old Flag

This week’s Heartlander is the United States Congress for allowing “key” parts of the Patriot Act to expire. Score one for the Fourth Amendment; or make that two. Annddd . . . Lone Wolves are breathing safer and sleeping sounder.  … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: American Music

This week’s Heartlander is BB King.  Partner of Lucille, the guitar; son of Mississippi; child of America. The nice thing about artists is, even when they leave you, you always have their Work. Another Angel for the Choir, er, the … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Dream a New World

To Terry Pratchett and Michael Graves (in order only of I how I found out).  To brilliant, creative, irreverent minds who made lives better and brought hope to many hearts. The body is fragile; the Work lives.

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