Why Arranged Marriages Should Make a Comeback

Why Arranged Marriages Should Make a Comeback

The perfect relationship consists of two people who don’t know each other. Let me clarify.  You can know each other in the familiar sense, like when someone asks you, “Do you know Frank?” and you say, “Yes, I do.”  You can even know each other in the biblical sense, if that’s what you prefer.  ButContinue Reading

Why You Should Be a Pack-rat and Compulsive List Maker, the Home Invasion Edition

Why You Should Be a Pack-rat and Compulsive List Maker, the Home Invasion Edition

So, my regular readers have probably noticed that I’ve been missing for a couple of weeks now.  Those who know me personally know why.  On Thanksgiving, my house got burglarized and most of my electronics were stolen, including the little netbook I do most of my writing on.  I still had a computer I couldContinue Reading

You Suck.  That’s a Good Thing.

You Suck. That’s a Good Thing.

Yes, you really do.  I’m not trying to hurt your feelings.  I don’t think you’re a horrible person; I don’t think you’re horrible at anything at all.  But you’re not perfect at anything, either.  There’s room for improvement in everything you do. Yes, everything. I hear you doubting me because I just made a BIGContinue Reading

Sleep: The Elixir Of Life

Sleep: The Elixir Of Life

(Well, one of them, anyway, since I’ve been known to say this about caffeine and chocolate milk too.) Messed up sleep A lot of people take sleep for granted.  I want to slap those people.  Some don’t even consider it to be important, much less a priority (I want to slap those people too, butContinue Reading

Technology Does NOT Cause ADHD

Technology Does NOT Cause ADHD

We all have ADHD symptoms.  It doesn’t mean there’s something wrong with us. Before you get on me about being insensitive to people who actually have ADHD, let me assure you that’s not my intention.  I’m not here to doubt the existence of the condition or validity of the diagnosis.  Actually, I truly believe that ADHD isContinue Reading