Just over a week ago, I posted this update over on my personal Facebook account: Used to be social media was the connector. A great way to make new friends, learn new things, and grow in ways you wouldn’t have otherwise. Now it mostly resembles a toxic train wreck, with so many using it to […]
Sometimes it’s tough either going online and looking at your social feeds, or watching the news on TV, or picking up a newspaper. Wars. Hate. Bigotry. Violence. Divisiveness. Fear. Anger. There’s a lot of negativity, and a lot of people stoking the flames of that negativity. So rampant is it, you’d be forgiven for thinking […]
I haven’t written here in a little bit. Truth be told, I’ve been a little numbed by the events that took place in the US over the last week or so. Trying to understand what comes next. For America; for the world.
Today the world changes. We don’t know how much, and it may not be as bad as we believe it could get. Still, it changes. But we must not.
As I’ve gotten older in life, and people have come into it who I would die for, I’ve begun to see the same life a bit differently. Whereas before I’ve admittedly been a bit of an ass when it comes to going after something I disagree with, now I try to see the alternative. Doesn’t […]
While commuting recently, I saw a post over on Medium from Mike McGrail, entitled Humans Have Lost the Plot. In it, Mike bemoans where we’ve come (or not) as human beings.