Liar, Liar

Why do people feel the need to lie? The simple answer is fear. The fun or perhaps the difficult part is deciphering your fear. Perhaps the phrase “know thyself” could come in handy. Unfortunately, even though folks, to their detriment, tend to be far too egocentric,...

Things that Annoy Us

What pushes your exasperation button? A local radio station has a daily segment: Who do you want to fire from America? Since it airs every morning at the crack of God, we have only heard it once. Nevertheless, with all the promos running throughout the day, the...

The Cursed

We are all cursed. Each person shoulders a different curse. Just as no two snowflakes are identical, curses may be similar but quite distinct in their details and implementation by the cursed party. Most folks, the hum-zone guys and gals, hardly notice or even...

Sense of Humor

To the average person, laughter comes naturally. It is a sign that you do not take yourself or the universe too seriously. For folks who lack any semblance humor, the rest of us have to analyze and figure out the intent behind their words and actions and then develop...

The Project

In case you never noticed, we humans find ourselves sheathed in organic receptacles. Often, it is a less than ideal situation for communicating our true thoughts and feelings to others. Because of this construction flaw, more often than not, we send unintended,...

The Television Critic

Do you watch television on the couch warm and cozy under a throw or blanket? Or, are you curled up in your chair half asleep? In either case, do you pay attention enough to periodically leap out of your comfortable spot and yell, “That’s not logical”? This writer has...