Some Days It Just Doesn’t Pay to Get Out of Bed.

Some days, you just know going in, that it’s going to be a shitty day. Take the other day for example; I woke up when the alarm went off – my least favorite way to wake up, or at least least favorite normal way to wake up (waking up to being swallowed alive by a ...

What I Think: About Participation Trophies 4

Disclaimer: Sorry folks, but this one probably isn’t going to be very funny either: For the sake of expediency in future posts, lets just agree that, when you see the title begins with “What I Think:”, you should just skip right on by if you’re just looking for a laugh. Hopefully I’ll find something to ...

What I Think: About LGBT&Q Rights and Marriage Equality 12

Disclaimer: You (yes, you) should only read the following post if you are actually interested is finding out what I think about LGBT&Q rights and Marriage Equality. I’m going to warn you right off the bat – this is probably not going to be very funny (of course, on the other hand, it may be; ...

Just When You Think You’ve Stuck the Landing: Life Happens 3

Just When You Think You've Stuck the Landing: Life Happens
Life is weird, uncertain, and, more often than not, annoying. We all expect a certain amount of troubles, trials, and travails, but we generally expect to get through them and, we also expect a certain amount of calm after the storm ends. Not a lot, but at least enough time to catch our breath. Sometimes ...

Reading Rousseau: The Problem With Education

I am currently writing a book, set 200 years in the future, after the near-total splintering of society following the election of a narcissistic, childish, manipulative con man/businessman to the American Presidency. The story takes place in two bordering countries: the remains of the U.S.A., and Bernietopia, i.e. the northeastern part of the U.S. It’s ...

Now What? 10

I’m freeeeeee! Finally, at the age of 51, I’ve graduated from college. Yay me. I’ve spent the last 3 1/2 years busting my butt, studying, reading, thinking, and writing, and it’s come down to this: I got an email the other day saying that they’ve checked, and yep, I’ve completed all the requirements for a ...

Doctor, Doctor

Here’s a link to my latest article for The Odyssey: Doctor, Doctor, Give Me the (good) News It’s kind of a follow-up to last week’s That Certain Friend (also available on The Odyssey Online, and here, in last week’s moonsthoughts post, although it certainly stands on its own. I hope you enjoy it, and, as ...

That Certain Friend

Hey all, here’s a link to yet another one of my articles for The Odyssey Online: That Certain Friend I hope you enjoy it and get a laugh out of it. As always, thanks for reading! Share this:FacebookEmailLinkedInRedditTwitterGoogleTumblrPinterestPocketLike this:Like Loading...

A Few Thoughts on Life, Thought, and the Diet of Eagles

Hey folks! Here are links to two new articles by me. I hope you enjoy ’em, and that they make you think. As always, thanks for reading! I’m Aliiiiiiiiiive! On Thought and the Diet of Eagles Share this:FacebookEmailLinkedInRedditTwitterGoogleTumblrPinterestPocketLike this:Like Loading...

Dear David: An Open Letter To My Little Brother 12

Dear David, Since you recently had a birthday, and now get to stare down the barrel of the big Five-Oh for a year, I thought I’d take a moment on the occasion of my 51st birthday to pass on a few words of wisdom regarding what is arguably the most horrific of all birthdays. First ...
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