If I Gave a Commencement Speech

This previously published post is in honor of the 50th anniversary of MLK’s “I Have a Dream” speech. I was thinking one day about someday. Someday. It’s such a far-off and mystical day. Always some time in the future. Often filled with big dreams and plans. Someday I’m going to learn a foreign language. Someday… Read More »

Why Bane Wears a Mask

The arch-villain Bane, in the movie The Dark Knight Rises, wears a menacing looking face mask with not much back-story about it. It’s explained only with a brief line about how it keeps his pain at bay. But those who suffer from sleep apnea will have their own idea what it is: It’s a CPAP… Read More »

And the Moral of That Is

In Wonderland, the Duchess annoys Alice by finding morals in everything: “And the moral of that is…” While the idea of moralizing may sound stuffy and old-fashioned, I think we should all find morals in our own life. But in this digital age, who has time to look for morals? Besides, most people I see… Read More »

Contrariwise

We’re not taught to be contrary. Why not? It’s time to consider the opposite.