Why I Don't Think Guns Kill People

Last week, tragedy struck Santa Barbara County as a deranged young man named Elliot Rodger went on a shooting spree, leaving six innocent people dead and 13 others wounded. Again, many are asking why. Again, many are shocked, stunned and left with unanswered questions. ...more
My sole purpose is to just express my personal opinions as someone whose spends a lot of her ...more

Dear Time Magazine....

I notice on the cover of your "100 Most Influencial People" issue set for next month, you mention some pretty educated, powerful people; Vladimir Putin, Barack Obama, and Hilary Clinton to name a few. These leaders, whether we're for them or against them, there is no denying these individuals are educated, intelligent and have earned their mark in world history....more

How A Wounded Warrior Helps Me With My Weight Goals

Ever since I started my fitness journey at the very beginning of the year and joined a local gym, I’ve been looking for sources of inspiration to make me stay on goal with my new fitness-fueled lifestyle. As I type this, I’m at around 205lbs and my main number is 170lbs...so I still have a bit a ways to go!...more


Denise Thank you! This was on the third floor of the Washoe Club and our tour guide said it was ...more