Okay, so that title is likely a little misleading. I find mindfulness to be an interesting practice; potentially very useful… Read more Skeptical About Mindfulness.
I’ve been in a funk lately. I don’t know for how long… I just had the thought sometime last week… Read more The White Girl Blues.
I have very exciting news. I’m going to Bhutan. Now, the most common response I’ve gotten to this news is,… Read more The Kingdom of Happiness.
This is a short piece written in response to a writing prompt on my writers group. The prompt originally specified… Read more Exercise.
The following is an excerpt from a novel-in-progress. Any feedback you might have is welcome. Barnaby woke suddenly, gasping and… Read more The Hanging of Adlai Grainger.
So if you’ve been following along with the tortilla posts,you might remember back in June when we got this tortilla:… Read more The Secret Lives of Tortillas, Part 5.
It’s finally spring, and love is in the air. It seems that not a day goes by that I don’t… Read more A Low-Stakes Gambler.
Last summer, I think it was, a bunch of paper fliers showed up around town. They were on white letter-size… Read more We Are, In Fact, Our Egos.
There’s a peculiar delusion that seems to effect only humankind. It doesn’t happen to rats in labs, or to chimpanzees,… Read more The Utopian Delusion.
I had the opportunity to chat with a friend of mine yesterday. He had posted on social networking that he… Read more Coming Home.