Summary of My Discontent

2014, the year in preview

Thanks to Google Street View’s new Higgs Boson plug-in, I’ve been able to explore the future, and I can now divulge what to expect in 2014. Here’s a sneak peek:

Fun with Shrapnel

Cheers, darlin’

The holidays are upon us and the end of the year is fast approaching. I rarely take time to make resolutions because I know I am weak and will break them the first chance I get.

Stop Calling Me Surly

A year of lost voices

What a year. Get me outta here. Tragedy struck two of my favorite families.

Guest Commentary

Compassion is the ultimate gift

I recently had the opportunity to travel to Haiti.

Fables of the Deconstruction

The one I love

Merry Christmas! Happy Holidays! I hope this greeting finds you well and in good spirits!

Keeping Up with the Jones

The passing of great men

The recent passing of Nelson Mandela reminded me of my first visit to one of my favorite cities (San Francisco) with one of my favorite people (James Blaine Hudson — the now deceased Pan-Afri

Summary of My Discontent

Santa tells the NSA to ‘step off’

THE NORTH POLE — Santa Claus has formally asked the National Security Agency to immediately cease accessing his data servers, including his most sensitive data, the so-called “naughty/n

Stop Calling Me Surly

Resonant presents

Most gifts we send and receive are appreciated for a while but, with precious few exceptions, forgotten over time.

Fun with Shrapnel

Dating Chronicles pt. 1.: The Awkward Date

There are times in a woman’s life when she makes a cardinal decision to open herself up to the possibilities around her. For me, this time happened during my late 20s.

Summary of My Discontent

Truth in advertising

I was walking around downtown America the other night when I caught the tantalizing aroma of locally sourced, all-natural, food-truck hot dogs.