Hope, Duality, and Chinese Food

There is plain and simply NO VALID REASON for hunger and poverty. Our world has enough resources to ensure that EVERYONE in can live a comfortable and healthy life. While disease is not necessarily as easy to eliminate … there is really NO REASON for any epidemic or pandemic to be able to flourish. War ... Read More

A look in the mirror

New Colossus Not like the brazen giant of Greek fame, With conquering limbs astride from land to land; Here at our sea-washed, sunset gates shall stand A mighty woman with a torch, whose flame Is the imprisoned lightning, and her name Mother of Exiles. From her beacon-hand Glows world-wide welcome; her mild eyes command The ... Read More

A quick rant …

Why is it that internet trolls can rant and rave anywhere they want … in the process defaming people and hurting feelings …. with no repercussions, and someone who borrows a few innocuous pictures (which is effectively a compliment) gets their blog shut down? Why can haters who spout nonsense about how oppressed they are, using this as an ... Read More

Time to fight fire with fire …

I have been struggling for some time now. Struggling with my increasing difficulty to find my place in a world that I lose more and more respect for every moment. I am an optimist. I believe … no KNOW in my heart that there is good in humanity. Coming from someone who ... Read More

Enough already!!

I haven’t had a healthy rant in a bit, and feel I am about due. Fortunately ’tis the season for humans, who have an idiocy gene built right in, to fully embrace their inherent gift. And if we cannot laugh at our own idiocy, even as we rage at it, well … might as well call it a day. ... Read More