Taming My Monkey Mind

What I've Been Doing I have been trying to adjust my schedule to the rhythms of a new home on a new street and a new commute. I adjust quickly which seems contrary to how…

Growing Up Is Hard

What Now? Now that I have gotten what I wanted - a place of my own, I have to figure out how to manage my life. I didn't want anyone else deciding my fate or…

My Hermitage

Hermitage her·mit·age [ˈhərmədij] NOUN hermitages (plural noun) the dwelling of a hermit, especially when small and remote. life or condition of a hermit (the Hermitage ) a major art museum in St. Petersburg, Russia, containing…

Intrepidity of Demigods

Demiurge I came across a word, maybe term is a more accurate description, that got me thinking about other words and lo, and behold, a post is born. The original spark is inconsequential at this…

The Nature of Reality

Have you questioned the nature of your reality lately? That question was asked of someone/something in a tv show somebody at the house was watching. A combination Wild West virtual reality cyber tripping type show…

Addendum to Post #100

10 Annoying Sounds You Need to Stop Making First, here's the link, http://theweek.com/articles/462196/10-annoying-sounds-need-stop-making I'm going to skip to one sound in particular. It is the sound someone makes when they suck air through their teeth. The…

A Parallel Universe

http://cdn.mathjax.org/mathjax/latest/MathJax.js?config=TeX-AMS-MML_HTMLorMML The Dunning-Kruger effect The situation I find myself in all too often is one where I feel like my knowledge and abilities are woefully inadequate for some particular task and feel glad that I…

Notes from Somewhere

Act 1 Little notes, big ideas I am constantly scribbling little notes to myself about things I feel are worth remembering at the time. Most of them are never seen by human eyes again. For…