What Is Hatred?

I have been dismayed to see such intense displays of hatred the past few weeks. I decided it was time for me to write about it. Definition Dictionary.com defines hatred as “intense dislike or extreme aversion or hostility; the feeling of one who hates (which is to be...

I Actually Don’t Have Zoom Fatigue

We have entered Month 147 – er, uh, I mean, 12 – of the virus-related restricted life. Despite the rollout of two vaccines, there is very little light at the end of the tunnel on this plague. Here in North Carolina, the people have been organized into 5 groups of...

Election 2020 – Who Ya Got?

OK, I’ll admit it. That title is click-bait. I wanted to draw in all the “I hope this post confirms what I believe is true about who should be elected to office” people. There will be scores of people scouring the interwebs for content that confirms their biases. CNN...

It’s Hard to See That

I like to think of myself as some kind of writing expert. I post here regularly, and I put forth pithy thoughts on Facebook and Twitter. However, there is evidence that I’m not as expertly as I believe myself to be. In January, I landed a gig writing for a group...

Random Musings

Some of my thoughts around the plague, from off the top of my head and other strange places: Productivity I’ve noticed something interesting about my productivity levels. When I was still in the corporate world, mid-day (something like 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM) seemed to be...

The Time Police

Undoubtedly you have seen social media posts that call you to action even while you’re on lockdown. It goes something like this: “If you don’t come out of this situation with a new skill, hobby, etc., then you have wasted your time.” Yes, if you are working from home...