Thursday, June 24, 2021
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#hermit #writer #stubborn #willful #independent. I like just about everything this Godforsaken world has to offer except for other humanoids, of which I am not a big fan.
It's fair to say that change is not always pleasant or welcome in life, especially when it is forced upon us - in many cases - against our will. There can be no greater example of this than the current COVID-19 pandemic and the tidal wave of...
The greatest things in life are the ones nobody else is doing.

Seizing Moments

The Coronavirus pandemic is certainly a terrible thing. Not only is it killing people and bringing the world to its economic knees, but it is also universally forcing the human race to take pause and reflect. Reflect on our lives and our futures. Consider our options, circle our...


This like a gift from the Almighty Himself!

A Brief Segue

To the tune of Twin's famous quote about the exaggeration of the news of his death, let's have a little fun at the expense of the rest of the human race!

Killing Your Children

The weapon of choice is not the problem. The problem is the decision to use a weapon to solve the problem.
Editor’s note: This was first published back on Christmas Eve of 2009. The world was a dramatically different place back then. Accordingly, it has been nuanced over the years since its first publication. The message it intends to convey, however, is timeless. No matter where you go or...
On June 30th, 2019, after a mercifully-brief and terribly unforgiving illness, Denise passed away in a hospital bed somewhere in Brooklyn New York. I don't know when she was born, I don't know where in Brooklyn she lived, I never met her in person... no idea what she looked...

Perception v. Reality

So Begins the category I have lovingly named "Hattie Matters" in honor of this gray little bundle of love and terror that came into mine and Daisy's life in October of 2018. My great-grandmother's name, for reference purposes, was Harriet. She was born in the late 1800s and lived the...

A Beached Hermit

As I write this, the temperatures outside hover in the 20s and 30s and the ground is covered with a thin layer of snow and ice.