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#3: Write a Letter to the Plant in Your Apartment and Tell It Why It Needs To Live

Dearest Plant,

Your parched, stifled suffering is emblematic of so many things. Why do we take so many of your kind, stuff you in little pots, and perch you on windowsills or near sliding glass doors? 630 more words

Writing

Healthcare Malaise Promises More Misery

Healthcare Performance Anxiety?
This summer seems to be ending on a dour note for America’s healthcare system.  The past week has seen a spate of reports about lingering problems across many fronts. 16 more words

Healthcare Malaise Promises More Misery

Healthcare Performance Anxiety?
This summer seems to be ending on a dour note for America’s healthcare system.  The past week has seen a spate of reports about lingering problems across many fronts. 16 more words

The loss of humor

I have always described myself as having a world view not unlike the late George Carlin. I always identified with comedians from Mort Sahl to Lewis Black. 210 more words

Humor

Transgenders - Their World and Beyond

Introduction

There has been plenty said about transgenders…many of them are absurd and baseless. Things are looking up for them, we say, and we pride ourselves in being noble enough to accept a… 737 more words

Everyday Life

I feel nothing. Is this what it's like to be normal?

It’s been a while since my last post.  I made it to the Jesuit Center for the silent retreat.  The retreat that my friends and family chipped in for because I have medical bills coming out of my ears.   329 more words

Journeying