Breaking News

I’ve been blessed, this past week, with the kind of opportunity for mass exposure that few writers with aspirations of “making it” receive. A reporter from a major newspaper contacted me and asked if I’d like to be interviewed for an upcoming story about the problem of medical debt in America. She’d come across a blog post in which I’d ranted about the issue and … Continue reading Breaking News

A rant

I came across a news story about an elderly man who killed his wife and himself because they could no longer afford to pay the medical bills from treatment they required to survive comfortably. The article was full of the usual platitudes about suicide and “seeking help.” Yeah, that’s great. How could this have been avoided? Additional medical bills, of course! Great solution, Sheriff! He … Continue reading A rant