Category: Randomosity

  • Our Chief Schemer Has Left Us

    Our Chief Schemer Has Left Us

    Can I tell you a story? About eight years ago I was at a meetup when I stumbled across an amazing business card on the counter at the venue. The card was witty and clever, but it was more than that. I could tell that the person behind the card was creative, bold, an irrepressible […]

  • My ‘Review’ of The Force Awakens

    My ‘Review’ of The Force Awakens

    I just posted a review, of sorts, of the new Star Wars film The Force Awakens over on Medium.

  • Ferguson: Ten Bloggers Speak Out

    Ferguson: Ten Bloggers Speak Out

    If you’re interested in what happened in Ferguson, here are more blogs to check out!

  • Tear Gas and the Spark of Change

    Tear Gas and the Spark of Change

    In the debate that rages about Michael Brown’s shooting and the ongoing violence and protests in Ferguson, we should grab this opportunity to acknowledge and confront the racism that still exists in America. If we can do so, then his death, and the subsequent violence, will not have been in vain.

  • Ferguson: History repeating itself

    Ferguson: History repeating itself

    Watching the news from Ferguson, MO, I think to growing up in the area of the recent violence as well as my studies of racial injustice, and consider how history has a way of repeating itself because we as humans do not do enough to end oppression and discrimination.

  • Zero to Cicero and Back Again

    Zero to Cicero and Back Again

    I always encourage people to fall down the rabbit hole. If you find yourself with sudden inspiration to research something, you should do it. Whether it’s going to IMDB to look up the actor you think you recognize from a guest role on a tv show, or searching on Facebook for your grade school classmates, or […]

  • Random Encounters

    Random Encounters

    You can’t ever be sure if making the wrong turn actually will become the right turn. Today over lunch I needed to run by the post office to mail something to my colleague Dan, and then swing by Target for a few items I needed before the weekend. As I pulled out of my driveway, I […]

  • The Nature of Things

    The Nature of Things

      Every being in the universe is an expression of the Tao.