Note: I had something clever for the title, but at this point I can neither remember what it was, nor do I care to be clever. I'm calling it what it is. A good old fashioned temper tantrum.There is likely to be a fair amount of negativity in this post. It is, after all, a … Continue reading Temper Tantrum
There is a thing that people when they fail at something. In the process of doing this thing, they look at what happened, what went awry, is there anything to be done to prevent the same kind of failure from happening in the future. And what can be done in the future, should they attempt … Continue reading Introspection and a Brain Dump of Sorts
I have for some time now been attending meetings of the North Central Ohio Writers group. It's only been about six months, but someone in the group yesterday said that it feels like I've been part of the group forever. Not needing to overthink on the drive home (I'm sure I'd be doing that anyway--how … Continue reading Developing Character
If you have spent any amount of time on this blog, it should be readily apparent to you that I am an overthinker. I used to think it was just me. I have a very layered thought process about things. The areas where I think I have disappointed someone, or may have done something to … Continue reading The First and Final Meeting of Overthinkers Anonymous
It's no secret that I'm a bit of a bag junkie. I used to say that I was a bag whore. But I have come to realize that someone might take that to mean I would perform certain favors in exchange for a kick as bag, and that simply isn't...um...hmm. You know what? Let's just … Continue reading In the Bag
I'm about to tell you an incredible story. A story of a forty-four year old man who had, up to this point in his life, never had a coffee or coffee-type beverage.I grew up around coffee. My parents drank it. Chock-Full-O-Nuts sat in the coffee filter overnight waiting for just that right moment in the … Continue reading The Bean That Brings People Together
There is not really a way to ask that question without making the recipient of said question a little uncomfortable and putting them on the defensive.Why are you here?WHY are you here?Why ARE you here?Why are YOU here?Why are you HERE?It's such a seemingly innocuous question, but it can have many answers, depending entirely on … Continue reading Why Are You Here?
Just over a week ago I threw up a post on ye olde bloggy blog that wound up getting 188 views. That is the highest hitting post of mine on this blog to date.Don't you hate that? That feeling like you have to write and then when the time comes to actually put pen to … Continue reading Which is better? One or Two?