Category: current events

Turn the sound down

This year has been an exercise in turning the sound down. Ignoring the noise. This much-needed exercise for me has been at the personal, professional, and societal level. Earlier this year, a dear friend tried to calm me down by telling me to ignore a particular person who […]

Computer- end program

I recently recalled a tense situation from over five years back. It was a room filled with people who didn’t want to be there and a woman who was gruff and angry spilling her anger over everyone. I remember telling myself repeatedly that the situation would eventually end. […]

Crabs, pizza, and friends

I love Twitter. Sometimes people are surprised that I get “news” from Twitter. Why not? I know how to research and dig deeper. It’s a funny platfirm that can give you an odd snapshot into the collective. And, they often have silly top of the head trending words. […]

Don’t think, do

I’m a planner. I am also a very spur of the moment person. During these covid-19 times it is a bit hard to engage in spontaneous moments. Things are closed. There are so many barriers. However, yesterday I kept repeating to myself “don’t think, do”. It kept me […]