Author Archives: David Smith

About David Smith

Life-long Indiana resident who hopefully has a few good years left to blog, sail, and bond with my grandchildren. I still make time to help businesses with their content marketing needs, especially the production of newsletters. Learn how I can help grow your small business at www.oceanbreezecopy.com

A Short Story in Remembrance of a Life Lived for Christ

I am pleased to publish this guest post from my friend Brenda Purcell During the civil war in Guatemala, Pastor Miguel Cojti was preaching in his church. In the middle of the service, three soldiers came through the doors and … Continue reading

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It Really Was Almost This Pathetic

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How Dare You Disagree with Me!

When everyone is shouting with their one mouth, no one is listening with their two ears. Continue reading

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Memo to My White Brethren: The South Lost. Get Over It.

So why are some people still flying the confederate flag?  Why do we still maintain memorial statues to confederate generals? Continue reading

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COVID-19 Cure is Now Worse Than the Disease

The unintended consequences of shutting down society could end up costing more lives than COVID-19 does. Continue reading

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Why America Needs an Economic Time-out

We will soon discover the real character of our financial services industry, and it might get ugly… Continue reading

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Learning to Trust When Life Goes Bust

All of us go through seasons of life when we can do nothing more than put one foot in front of the other. Continue reading

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The Happiest Day of My Life for 40 Years

God rescued me 40 years ago today. I’m still amazed… Continue reading

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Attention Haters: You’re Getting Mad at the Wrong People

Regrettably, anti-Asian sentiment has spread across the country just as quickly as COVID-19. Continue reading

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How to Cure Your Coronavirus Anxiety

So, you’re freaking out because there’s a coronavirus pandemic? Miss hanging out with your friends? Can’t work, wondering how you’ll pay your bills? Afraid you’re gonna get sick and die? There is a cure for all this anxiety, but it … Continue reading

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