Life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans. – John Lennon

None of this was supposed to happen, but since it did, let’s talk about it.


Lessons from the Hard Stuff

The Last Ride of Mark Sanford

On South Carolina’s Primary night, political observers closely watched former Governor and current Congressman Mark Sanford’s race for the First Congressional District. His chief opponent, South Carolina Representative Katie Arrington, made Sanford’s criticisms of President Read more…


The Road to Nowhere

One of my favorite well-worn political promises is when a candidate announces that they will “run government like a business.” Sounds good, carries meaning to the voter, and rarely happens. Why? A business is composed Read more…