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Can't Stop the Rock

I have a fairly short train ride these days. I got on the train today, and all of the seats were full, so I was standing. 893 more words

Creativity

Colbert’s Charisma

Is there a celebrity you totally admire and put on a pedestal? For me that’s Stephen Colbert, who, in my eyes, can do no wrong. I don’t get star struck easily but Colbert won me over with his sharp wit, charm, sense of humour and all round tongue-in-cheek personality. 805 more words

New York

Waiting for Roger

We wind through the parking lot while glancing at license plates. There are cars from all over the eastern U.S. and Canada. This year’s crowd appears unusually large. 1,503 more words

Current Events

And now, our regularly scheduled fangirling

I am going to put it out there: Brisbane has some phenomenal writers.

We’ve got Krissy Kneen, we’ve got Craig Bolland, Angela Slatter (she’s still one of us, right?), … 295 more words

Writing

Hijacking Black Movements IS Racist

It‘s not just lack of originality and creative that fuels the All Lives Matter, and moreover, the Blue Lives Matter movement.

All lives matter, including black lives — even the black people who do something illegal at some point — which is what Black Lives Matter is trying to remind the public. 1,913 more words

Star Trek: TNG Season 5 "Hero Worship" and "Violations"

I’m going through “Star Trek: The Next Generation” and reviewing every episode, complete with commentary and a grade from A-F. I’ve also included a score and comment from my wife, who has never seen the show before. 926 more words

Eclectic Theist

I'm Not Your Hero

The Sunday morning service was about to start. The child squirmed and protested on my hip as I stood at the back of the room, struggling to keep him still and quiet. 1,325 more words

Bread For The Bride