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Isms and Individuals

It’s 2 am and I can’t sleep so I was looking up blog posts to read. The last ones being feminist ones because as a woman I’m interested in a movement created to make my life less shitty, unfair and oppressive. 697 more words

Random Thoughts

Best way to survive the end of the world... Endospores of course!

As Christmas approaches, the weather around here changes dramatically. I have to give myself an extra 10 minutes in the morning just so I can scrape my car windshield and possibly traverse through adverse winter conditions. 1,054 more words


Can't We Just Get Along for the Holidays?

Here we are at the end of another year and I can’t believe how time has flown!  We finally have the Mother-in-law apartment mostly finished and my parents are living in it!  738 more words

In The Name Of ‘Science’ ~ Blowing Holes In The Universe

Have you ever asked yourself why there is a treaty regarding Antarctica? What is so special about this place and why have so many countries agreed that all things related to Antarctica be done with peace? 949 more words


First Aid and You

Sprained ankle, headache, allergies. You slipped and cut yourself on a rock ledge. You broke your leg and your rescuers are a half mile out, but can’t quite find you laying in the ravine as your voice gave out hours ago, and it’s getting dark. 645 more words

Torn Between Survival and Purpose

It was Socrates that said, “An unexamined life is not worth living”.

As I sit an ponder the great philosopher’s words of wisdom with an over crowed shelf of self-help books looming above my desk and the familiar ache in my heart that has been a constant companion for a little over a decade, I can’t help but wonder if there is such a thing as “over-examination”. 750 more words