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David Todd McCarty

ESSAY

Despite what modern culture proclaims, kindness is not a weakness


ESSAY

Dealing with anxiety

Self-portrait of the author.


ESSAY

We don’t all end up getting conservative as we age. Some of us go the other way.

Self-Portrait of the author.

ESSAY

How do we maintain what we once had in abundance?


ESSAY

It’s hard to maintain perspective, but it’s the only path to sanity.


ESSAY

Democrats need to begin thinking about the danger they face as a real existential threat.


SATIRE

One man’s epic struggle to subdue a home appliance, a classic David and Goliath clash of wills with an evil corporation, and ultimately the battle for the soul of America

Part One


HOME LIFE

One man’s epic tale of how the highly anticipated birthday gift of a Viking Professional range went from gastronomic glory to never-ending nightmare.

Photo: David Todd McCarty


WRITING

A Journal of the Writing Life


LIFE

The journey to raise backyard chickens

Photo by David Todd McCarty.

David Todd McCarty

Writer, director, photographer and journalist with an interest in politics, humor and garden gnomes.

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