When Transparency Becomes Too Much (My Apology to Everyone)

I have an apology to make.

These days people’s apologies are often micro-analyzed, so I will choose my words and intentions carefully.

When Kevin Spacey announced that he was gay during his apology about sexual assault allegations, much of the … Continue reading

Everything Changes (And Peace is Inevitable)

Everything changes.

People change. We fluctuate physically, emotionally, spiritually, and all the rest. Values and ideals shift, vocabularies expand, and we become aware of facets of ourselves and the world that were previously concealed.

Our priorities change. We develop sensitivities … Continue reading

Conservatives: is this what you want?

I recently received an email from a friend, who made some political images.

Told me, “Feel free to share.”

At first, I didn’t consider sharing them, because they do not particularly illustrate my subjective political ideals.

(Without getting too far … Continue reading

The meaning of life (a reason for all the pain)

So, there I was again.

In that place.

Of torment and disgrace.

Otherwise known as America’s Best Inn in South Lansing, my own personal 1408. Motel hell.

I’ve holed myself up there at least three different times in years … Continue reading