Category: People Ponderings

No. You are NOT! Are THESE people OLD? These people who are your age. Are they old? Well, no. BUT… They’ve accomplished SO much. They know who they are and are well established in their careers. And then here I am. I feel like I keep starting over, and over, and over and over. What […]

I was minding my business, listening to suggested music on Amazon and it starts playing “Weird Al” Yankovic. I was reminded of a recent interview I saw of Weird Al and I was impressed by how humble he seemed despite his massive talent and success. Humility + Humor + Creativity + Zaniness is a great […]

As I walked up to my son’s school for his 5th grade celebration I noticed a woman walking in front of me next to a man heading the same direction. I assumed the woman to be a student at the elementary school at first because of her height, but her body language suggested otherwise and […]

Hi friends! Help me with my homework. I’m supposed to interview folks of all ages in real life or on social media about words that people used to use from the 1990s and earlier (example: in the ’70s someone being a “FOX” used to describe someone who was cute) OR words used in 2000s and […]

“What we should have said every bit as loudly and what we apologize now for not saying is that hugging is not sexual assault. Eskimo kisses aren’t rape. That used to be obvious. It’s not obvious anymore. And so we are sorry for helping to blur the distinction between human affection and coercive immoral behavior. […]

Oh Lordy, by happenstance I stumbled over a butt-load of things I wrote from 2007-2009 when I first started to struggle with my Christian belief system. These were all saved to my Google Drive and I’m so glad I did. Thank you, former self! One of these documents contained results from an extensive Spiritual Gifts […]

“You” is a psychological thriller streaming on Netflix about a bookstore owner who falls in love with a woman and obsessively starts stalking her. Much of the story takes place from the stalker’s sick point of view, but regardless his character (Joe Goldberg) is so likable that viewers of the show have claimed that he’s […]