Archive for July 2016

20 Years Since the Death of My Grandfather

20 Years Since the Death of My Grandfather
During the Memorial Day weekend my aunt asked me about getting together for the 20th anniversary of my grandfather’s death coming up in July. I kinda stopped in my tracks to think, man it’s been 20 years? The death of the man I’m named for (Charles L. Jones), was really the first for someone I... Read more »

Things to Consider When Shopping for a Pre Owned Luxury Car

Things to Consider When Shopping for a Pre Owned Luxury Car
With more people buying cars recently than in the past decade (due to the economy and older cars wearing out), there are more options for you in the car world. One that has grown exponentially is the dealers that offer used high end cars, meaning Acura, Audi, BMW, Lexus, Porsche (pictured), Mercedes Benz among others.... Read more »

How to Blog When It Doesn't Come Easy

How to Blog When It Doesn't Come Easy
Being a writer is very much like being a baseball player, you have good days and bad days and some days you have to play without your best stuff. Right now writing wise I’m like beloved Chicago White Sox, I started out the year red hot, writing every day, had great topics doing great and... Read more »
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African American Living History: Retiring General Motors Designer Ed Welburn

African American Living History: Retiring General Motors Designer Ed Welburn
Ed Welburn is living African American history, so often when we read and talk about great people in African American culture it’s those folks from back in the day. But Ed had one of the most visible and important jobs in the automotive industry and put a face to the art of designing cars. I... Read more »
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