All You Need Is Love

By Paul Hogan On February 14 every year we celebrate a day dedicated to love – Valentine’s Day. Of course, we all recognize the concept that if you want to be loved, first you must give love. You know, the pay it forward concept. My older sister Margie passed...

It’s a Miracle

By Paul Hogan I walked into the extended stay motel, it’s early December, it’s cold and it’s dark. There are a lot of service/industrial type trucks of all sizes in the parking lot with mainly men in work clothes coming in and out at the end of a workday. I enter a...

Trial: The Good The Bad and the Ugly

By Paul Hogan At the end of a book I’m reading the author tells the story of how 20 years before, as a young man he got into a bar fight. His opponent broke the glass pitcher against his face cutting him deeply and causing the blood to flow. He needed immediate...

Bulls and Lions and Lawyers . . . Oh My!

By Paul Hogan “You know why everyone thinks that all lawyers are backstabbing, bloodsucking scumbags? ‘Cause they are!”    – Erin Brockovich ‘Cause, I am one, a lawyer that is, although I prefer to think not a backstabbing, bloodsucking scumbag, I...