If It Ain’t Broke …

Endless Tinkering In an attempt to spark my creativity I decide to switch themes for my Wordpress blog. Things did not go as smoothly as I had hoped - in truth, I don't what I…

Not so ubiquitous!

My Ubiquitous 99

Prolegomenon https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prolegomenon M99 is a spiral galaxy out by the Virgo cluster. It appears in the constellation Coma Berenice, which means Berenice's hair in case you were wondering which is an obscure reference to a…

Things Named After Me

Things Named After Me Mealiness Mealtimes Mealworms Mealybugs Meandered Meanderer Meandrous Meaningly Meantimes Meanwhile Measliest Measurers Measuring Meatballs Meatheads Meatiness Mechanics Mechanism Mechanist Mechanize Mechitzas Mechitzot Meclizine Meconiums Medaillon Medalists Medalling Medallion Medallist Medevaced Mediacies…

The Hoi Polloi Scholarship Process – Part II

The PTK Scholarship Process This is a list of the basic short essays that are required to qualify for applying for a scholarship. Mind you, this is just to submit an application and there are…

My College Visit

Firsts for Today The title is misleading because nothing that I did today was a first. What was brand new though was how I conducted myself and the shear fact that I have my own…

metamorphosis

Cautious Optimism

Perspective The end of old things and the beginning of new ones. As I approach the one year mark since I had to forego alcohol in favor of life and sanity, it is reasonable (I…

Life Interrupted

Appreciation Day It was a nice interruption today from classes to be honored, with about nine others, at the recovery center for our volunteer efforts throughout the past year. We joke around a lot. but…

The Dream of a Ridiculous Man

Unintended Collective Impact It seems like I'm just going to be doing one post a week while school is in session. There is simply too much stuff going on to spend as much time as…