Wow, Cookie! This is brilliantly said, since naturally I love analogies. So timely here. Thanks for this! A really important read.
Today’s average American is more apt to rebel against a tennis shoe
not coming in the right color than against the slow erosion
of our democratic freedom.
It’s not the moon.
It’s not some foreign land
It’s not a desert….
Yet it feels very much like a desert.
With deadly heat radiating up and off.
This forbidding alien landscape, however, is merely an excavated and grated bank in our yard.
Remember our yard is a former pasture.
This is a large, long, dry, hot, rocky bank.
A daunting side project…a resulting spill off project, stemming from a larger project.
A side project, now a major project, demanding immediate attention.
There has been no rain…
Nothing of consequence in over a month.
The word drought comes to mind….
And with a large…
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