Tag: interpersonal relations

Not everything needs a reaction

My son loves playing video games. Not a big shock considering he is ten years old. Minecraft. Fortnite. Name it. Actually, that’s all I can name. In playing his games, he connects with other kids across the country. He has made some “good” friends from different places. And, […]

Yup, aha, next…

Just last week I waxed and waned about a pet peeve of mine. Well, I have many. And many are not really all that deep nor are they truly things that keep me up at night. They are just things that mildly irk me and once I talk […]

Hi…oh, nevermind

Pet peeves, despite being fundamentally annoying, can be fun. Or rather, one can laugh at them. Or rather, one can laugh at the people who have some silly pet peeves. Or, you can commiserate and list out your own. Today, someone shared with me several of their pet […]

Your demons still haunt me

Came so close to letting it out Freeing myself from your demons Liberating my consciousness     So close But your demons still haunt me Your secrets still occupy my container     I need a roundabout A well-intentioned beacon To steel me against the conscienceless     So […]

“No Problem” is a problem

 “The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.”  —Nietzsche Do you know that moment when Scooby Doo goes “Aaarug” (his puzzled grunt)? Or when Taylor Swift asks what “When you said you needed space”.   Those are the moments when you do a double-take or wonder […]