The So-Called American “Civil War” Was Not Over Slavery

Two days before Lincoln’s inauguration as the 16th President, Congress, consisting only of the Northern states, passed overwhelmingly on March 2, 1861, the Corwin Amendment that gave constitutional protection to slavery. Lincoln endorsed the amendment in his inaugural address, saying “I have no objection to its being made express and irrevocable.” Quite clearly, the North […]

Five hundred acres with a creek flowing by a hardened home in the middle, lengths marked off at hundred yard intervals, so i don’t have to guess at my elevation.

Thats what i long for. Don’t have to associate with the sheep, except on rare occasions when i would be forced into the dens of craziness known as towns and cities for supplies. My very DNA yarns for the mountains, the hills. And here i am living in a flat land city. This life is […]