Dear Tamir…

Dear Tamir, Today is my nephew’s birthday. He’s a millennium baby in the truest sense: born 01/01/00. Isn’t that neat? That makes him a tad older than you would have been, but when I see your picture I think of him…

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Mighty Mama

I would just like to take a moment to congratulate an amazing woman with an amazing story on her latest amazing accomplishment (among many). Mrs. Melody Lauer, who goes by the internet moniker “Limatunes,” is an accomplished defensive shooter, an…

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A Thing of Beauty

After much scheduling and postponing and teetering and yessing and noing and maybeing, by some stroke of luck I finally managed to herd a chunk of my closest friends and family members together for a private handgun carry permit class. That unlikely…

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Murder One and Dunn

I’m good with this. I’m good — both as a lawyer who fears the “slippery slope” and as an aunt whose nine nephews will likely at some point or another play loud music and be obnoxious teenagers. I gueessss I can maaaaybe somewhat understand the original jury’s…

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