Age, Wisdom, and, Maybe, a Little Nihilism?

I’m sorry this post is kind of all over the place. I just had to finally get this all down so I can go on and finish my work. A benefit of being older is that, at least in my case, one is never too terribly shocked at what most find shocking. Last week, Scott…

Science is…

The more educated I become, the more obvious my ignorance becomes. The uneducated do not hold that view. The uneducated, in what I’ve observed over the past 50 years, hold their own truth to be clear, and anyone in opposition to be an idiot. It’s that plain and simple to them. It has been a…

The Good Advice That You Just Won’t Take

At this rate, I will be using the November prompts for a year. 🙂 Day 2: Share some good advice. Most days, it is as if it’s become a distant memory. I’m too busy with school and with rebuilding and with the kids. If I pause a moment to think about why I am too…

Glad I Did It

Note: I had intended to begin this on the first, but life got in the way, as it often does. I will not say I’ll try to “catch up,” however, because I planned to skip some of the prompts. Perhaps it will all work out in my favor. 🙂 I’m not participating in Nano this…

As a Matter of Course…

I’ve wanted to write about this topic for quite some time, but never got around to it. Events of the past week have forced me to do so, and from an angle I didn’t want to do it from. I was both surprised and not at things I’ve learned over the course of the last…