Tag Archives: respect yourself

  • Larry Buford: Waxing Cold

    Mar 15, 12 by Larry Buford 5 Comments

    *Seems like everywhere we go these days – whether to the supermarket, to the corner store, to the gas station and other public places – someone has their hand out asking for spare change. I used to give from time to time until I realized these same able-bodied street-smart people were begging every time I […]

  • The Substance of a Speech, the Hope of a Dream

    Jan 16, 12 by Larry Buford Leave a comment

    *The words of  Dr. Martin Luther King’s “I Have A Dream” speech at the Lincoln Memorial in 1963, infused hope and inspiration to the mixed masses in a most profound way. Now almost 50 years later the profundity of that speech remains a brilliant evergreen benchmark as we look around and still see the “flames of […]