Being the Minority in a Crowd

When was the last time you really stood out in a crowd? Are you comfortable in that position, or do you wish you could fade into the woodwork? Secretly, I’ve always wanted to… Continue reading

Your Blog is a Window Into the Soul

Think of your blog as a mirror: what does it reveal? Consider your blog name, theme choice, design, bio, posts… what does every element tell you about yourself? Where to begin.  I think… Continue reading

Laugh It Off

Can anything be funny, or are some things off limits? I think so.  People shouldn’t be so sensitive about things around them and not take things so offensively.  I think most people would live happier… Continue reading

Hands

You’re on a long flight, and a palm reader sitting next to you insists she reads your palm. You hesitate, but agree. What does she tell you? Honestly, I don’t know.  I’ll leave… Continue reading

“Politically” Correct

Is political correctness a useful concept, or does it stifle honest discussion?  Where to even begin on this one!?  I think in general, a line needs to be drawn where sensitivity is overshadowed… Continue reading

Tears of Joy

Excuse me for playing catch-up.  Took the weekend off.  Here we go! Describe the last time you were moved to tears by something beautiful. I would say it was watching a memorial service… Continue reading

Smell You Later – Alligator

No reason for the “alligator” part, just that it rhymes. Humans have very strong scent memory. Tell us about a smell that transports you. It would probably be the streets of Europe.  Mainly… Continue reading

(Yawn)

What bores you? Among many things that bore me, like waiting or having nothing to do, I think the thing that trumps them all is not being able to go somewhere new.  I… Continue reading

1 Year

I can’t believe it’s been exactly a year since I started this thing! The original intent was for travel, I wonder where it will go…? And to top it off, I had the… Continue reading

Never Again: Rock Climbing

I’m going to give this Postaday deal a whirl.  I don’t expect to be perfect at actually posting every day at this point, since I’ve tried doing that the last year, but we’ll… Continue reading