Crippled by Despair

A new dawn is breaking outside the window of this stone house where I sit in an overstuffed chair, listening to birdsong. I have missed too many dawns in my lifetime. Work and children and a body tuckered by bouts of insomnia, or nightmares have kept me from the dawns. Or maybe it was just [Read More…]

Hunger Games Nauseating

The Disclaimer: I have not read the books. The Background: I knew nothing about it other than advertising. Tim teaches high school so a lot of his students had been talking about it. Historical perspective: I don’t typically like SciFi. I’m not hard-wired for it. I never understood The Matrix. I find the entire architectural [Read More…]