words of courage on a dark morning

  Darkness is slowly overcoming all semblance of light. The world seems hopeless. The darkness and gloom, deep within our minds, is in a bloody and destructive battle for our souls. As the weather gets colder and the darkness gets longer, we must remember, more...

bogged down by hierarchical circles

  A quick review of where we are with the whole hierarchy of circles thingy. I am trying to put together a system of stealing time.  I think that this is a noble effort.  It’s a humble attempt to find an hour or two, buried somewhere, deep inside our...

my mid-life crisis

  I think it's time to speak about my mid-life crisis. Let me first clarify before you jump to the wrong conclusions that I have not lost my mind. I have not lost my identity, nor have I lost my self confidence.  My mind is not overwhelmed...

the IT that kills our laughter

   ‘Riddles in the Dark’ is the fifth chapter in The Hobbit, written by J.R.R. Tolkien; the book I didn’t feel was important enough to read when it was assigned in my Grade 11 English class.  I am not sure what was more important at that moment, but...