Synaptic Leaps

If your commute takes longer than ten or fifteen minutes, you may find your mind wandering. Countless thoughts will go tripping across your gray matter. Some may surprise you or leave you laughing out loud. In any case, driving to and from work is an adventure, but...

The Triple Whammy

People fall back on a couple of tried and true sayings when things go awry. One of the truisms is almost too cute. “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” Making lemonade is all well and good, but in some situations, you might be drowning in the sweet and tart...

Playing Chicken

  Life is little more than a game of chance. A fate which affects all living things, flora and fauna alike, including the sometimes rational animals (also known as humans). The battle for survival is constant and at times exhilarating.  Ask any thrill seeker....