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Wrestlemania 37 Preview

Wrestlemania 37 Preview


From the Rated R Blog, you might have learned that I am wrestling fan. I grew up watching wrestling, all the way back to the St. Louis local promotion of Wrestling at the Chase. Superstar Billy Graham was one of my early favorites before I discovered the WWE (then WWF) and the joy of Wrestlemania. […]

Rated R Blog

Rated R Blog


I am a former Marine and if you know anything about Marines it’s that our language may not always be the kind you’d want to bring home to your mother.

Still Bleeding – An Update


Anybody miss me? Anyone want to read weird writings from my brain? Yeah, don’t answer that. My head is not a place I would recommend for anyone to explore. What you always see here is just a small part of what goes on up there. I am just happy I can get this focused enough […]

Three Songs


Hello all! I miss seeing all of your smiling faces. I hope you are doing well and you are filled with His spirit as we are getting ready to celebrate the glorious day of Jesus rising form the grave. I have had it on my heart to write again and I wanted to get back […]

Guitar Story

Guitar Story


At 48, I have decided to do something that I have been meaning to do ever since I wrote a lyric. Ever since I learned Cat Scratch Fever. I bought a guitar. I thought I would write something out to explain why I did this even though I don’t need to, but I know I […]

Love Me as a Sinner

Love Me as a Sinner


‘The saying is trustworthy and deserving of full acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into this world to save sinners, of who I am the foremost. ‘ 1 Timothy 1:15 ESV I have quoted very few scriptures in writing my blogs in the past. The fact that I have many types of friends and write a […]

I Need to Pray More For….


  I need to pray more for someone who wants equal rights for all and gets upset when people opposed to them get something legally that doesn’t go their way. I need to pray more for a person who proclaims themselves a Christian and posts on social media negative and derogatory comments. I need to […]

Things I Am Thankful For


Yeah. I haven’t written a blog in a while. Some of you might be thankful for that. LOL I decided I wanted to write down some of the things I have been thankful for this past year. This list will be in no particular order and I am sure will not include everything. I am […]

I am Not Sorry


  I am a Christian. I do my best as try to live in the example of Jesus. I fail. Badly at times. I know I am nowhere close to the person I believe I should be. I am not sorry for the person I am. The views I was raised to believe and have […]

We Finally Have an Answer

We Finally Have an Answer


Do you and your family always get asked that same question over and over again? You know what I mean. No? Ok, I’ll give you a few examples. Some friends of ours were dating for the longest time and of course the question they got asked all the time was, when are you getting engaged? […]