Open Letter

Open Letter to Closed NY State Thruway Rest Areas by a Woman/Mom
Open Letter to Closed NY State Thruway Rest Areas by a Woman/Mom
We travel a lot along the New York State Thruway. My fiancee's family lives in Buffalo and we take many trips out to Western New York throughout the year. When I heard that the governor announced that they would be revamping and rebuilding the rest areas along the Thruway, I didn't really know what to expect until this past weekend. But something was clear, a man must have scheduled these upgrades.
Open Letter To My Son About Life and Times in 2020
Open Letter To My Son About Life and Times in 2020
Dear Brody, You were a bit too young to remember what life was like during the coronavirus pandemic that swept through the world in 2020, some 13 plus years ago.  Hard to believe it's been that long. Thankfully, we survived these very uneasy and uncertain times and and you are a grown-up now.  Soon enough you'll be off to college and ready to enter a whole new phase in your life. But back in 2020,
An Open Letter To Buffalo Bills Fans
An Open Letter To Buffalo Bills Fans
As a lifelong Dallas Cowboys fan, I feel I have something in common with you, the fan of the Buffalo Bills.  Both our teams were very good in the early 90's, at times dominant.  The Bills went to a million Super Bowls in a row, and lost each one.  Each SB loss worse than the previous year (the final one at the hands of the Cowboys which was an absolute smashing in 93) becoming a part of NFL lure. 
A Post-Countryfest Open Letter To GNA Nation
A Post-Countryfest Open Letter To GNA Nation
Dear GNA Nation: At my very first Countryfest back in 2017, I walked the area of the Schaghticoke Fairgrounds during show-time almost hoping that nobody would recognize who I was;  Brian, one-half of the morning show at WGNA.  I had a lot of reasons for feeling this way.   For starters, we were the new GNA morning show and even though Chrissy and I had years of pretty solid success on a competing
My Open Letter To Miranda Worked…Sorta
My Open Letter To Miranda Worked…Sorta
Back in October I begged and pleaded in an open letter to the one and only Miranda Lambert. It might sound silly, but I am a big fan and I really wanted to see her again. Not just see her again, but see the new music live and in person. I mean, right after she was at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center last June (on my birthday, eee!) she released, "Vice." She had sort of teased new musi