Monthly Archives: April 2012

{Diva} An Open Letter To Women Of The World…

Dear Divas, Princesses or Queens of the World, Stop calling yourself or your company any term that is associated with “diva,” or “princess,” or even, “queen.” This is especially important when you proudly proclaim you are a diva who started a diva business and you’ve overcome adversity. This is also true if you feature a…

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{Road Rage} The intersection between anger and acting-out

“It was instantaneous. One moment, I was bemused by the fact that Webkinz lined the front dash of a gigantic, black truck that had merged behind me and the other I was white-knuckled and terrified.” Tonight, the road south from the office greeted me in a strange mood. I had received an email from a…

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{Sociologically Unstable} Too Vast For Their Greatness…

It’s 2012 and we live in a society where an organization that receives tax-exempt status is allowed to spread blatant hatred and intolerance and indoctrinate our youth without worry. I generally try to stay away from anything related to the Catholic Church. My sordid history of questioning my own upbringing, education and eventual dismissal led…

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{Swing Away Soucheray}

My eyes had no less than stopped reading the final word in Joe Soucheray’s newest column before my fingers violently reacted. Soucheray’s columns, are often meandering thoughts that always amount to the same bottom line of, “Get off my lawn.” I couldn’t even cite his writing as a voice of the past because he blatantly…

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