Today is a time to reflect what we are grateful for.
What are you grateful for?
I am grateful for life. Last year, I had open heart surgery, and for the first five days after surgery, my life hung in the balance. Yet here I am, reading, writing, thinking, alive.
I am grateful for my dear family: My wife, Mary. My children, my grandchildren. I am blessed to be with and near people I love who love me.
I am grateful to live in America. Despite all the challenges our country faces, it’s still a wonderful place to live, where communities come together in bad times, and strangers act to help others.
I am grateful to live in a country where I can speak and write what I wish without fear of punishment.
I am grateful for the rise of a young generation whose idealism and vision will…
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