I am a journalist from East Tennessee. Currently, my wife and I reside near the Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area, where I work as editor of the hometown newspaper and she is an elementary school teacher. We have two children, twins Toby and Rachel. Charlie lives here, too. (He’s a fish.) I am a political enthusiast but an independent…that doesn’t mean that I don’t adhere to political ideology, only that I’m not beholden to any political party or candidate. Continue . . .