What does it mean to be a responsible gun owner

I’ve really struggled with writing about this subject. I am a dyed in the wool Gay, Liberal, Atheist, Tree Hugger. And I own guns. Yes multiple guns. Also, I own a lot of ammo for said guns because a gun without ammo is just a club. After each school shooting I’ve listened to debates pro and con about gun control. I have to say that I’d become a little numb to the news of it. Then this shooting happened. It shouldn’t have been different but this time the victims were able to articulate their views and feelings in a way[…]

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The wrong side part 3

Read Part 1 Read Part 2 We didn’t return from the March conquering heroes. Mostly we slunk from the Metro station, each to our own transportation then off to eat dinner before gathering back at the church for a prayer meeting. This was the last time I visited this particular Ex-gay group (Transformation Ministries) though I did continue to affiliate with Sought Out in Virginia Beach for a while longer. Micah It was very dark out by the time the group gathered in the room to pray. About 15 people had attended the protest of the March. At least 7[…]

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The Telltale Heart

How do you tell someone you are gay? How many different people are there on this planet right now? There are so many reasons for needing to say it that the “how” isn’t set in stone. Most recently I was thrilled to discover I didn’t have that emotional speedbump that I used to run into when it came to sharing that fact about myself. I was on a business trip back to the home office. I was talking to someone and mentioned my wife. I am pretty sure I was bragging about her, which is one of my favorite past[…]

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