A Double Standard

I hear people talk about “double standards”.  If this group of people can do something, then why can’t I?  If the boys can do this, then why can’t the girls do this?  Most of the time, it isn’t really a “double standard” but a logic fallacy on the part of the person making the claim.  The old saying “comparing apples to oranges”.  Occasionally I would tend to agree with them.  Sometimes I think it just isn’t fair Continue reading “A Double Standard”

It Is Well

As Hurricane Harvey rolled through our area, we kept a watchful eye on the creek that runs through our yard.  We didn’t sleep much.  The rains continued for hours on end.  On Saturday, we packed the things that were of value to us and moved them to the attic.  The rains continued and we continued to watch as the creek worked its way out of the banks and into our yard. Continue reading “It Is Well”