NBA: THE IRRELEVANCE OF THE L2M REPORT

The Los Angeles Lakers moved to 23-3 with last nights win, good enough for the league’s best record alongside the Milwaukee Bucks. The Heat in turn were handed their first home game loss in 12 tries this season but still hold a 18-7 record, which puts them at third in the Eastern Conference. Now, if […]

Expressing Yourself Artistically

Expressing Yourself Artistically

“All children are born artists. The problem is to remain an artist as we grow up.” ~Pablo Picasso There was a period in my life, some time ago, when I was utterly unhappy. I was feeling a burden deep within me that did not allow me to enjoy myself. I had become too much of an introvert, my relationships with […]

Metaphysical Dreamer

Metaphysical Dreamer

My father died over two years ago and I have had at least two vivid dreams with him in it. In both cases the dream did not feel like the typical run of the mill dream. Instead the dream had a kind of hyper-real intensity to it. I felt that I had been touched or […]

Mistaken ID — The Guide To Finding Yourself And The Right Career Choice.

Mistaken ID — The Guide To Finding Yourself And The Right Career Choice.

Stress — we’re all too familiar with it. More of us than ever are feeling the relentless pressure of busy lives, professional uncertainty and it is taking its toll. In the US, stress related ailments cost the nation $300 billion every year in medical bills and lost productivity. But it seems some people are able […]

Trump’s 2020 playbook: Excoriate the left and charm his base

Trump’s 2020 playbook: Excoriate the left and charm his base

Reigniting his racially divisive rhetoric, Trump is testing whether an amped-up version of his 2016 strategy can deliver victory again in 2020. There are political signs, and then there are President Donald Trump’s supporter’s signs. Trump is campaigning for a second term, which means more rallies. Political rallies need signs and placards. Luckily, he’s got a […]

Putting The Oxygen Mask On Yourself First

Putting The Oxygen Mask On Yourself First

Everyone is well aware of the importance of filling your own cup first or you will end up with nothing to give to others. Yet for some reason, something holds you back from taking care of your own basic needs. “What would people think of me?” I ask myself. Am I afraid people will start […]

Open Letter To My Grandfather

Open Letter To My Grandfather

Well I never called you grandpa, I called you Bobby gramps. I always felt something special because I had something no one else did, I had my very own Bobby gramps. I never had an actual grandfather but with you… with you I had someone who was like a grandfather to me, but I was […]

Deepening Democracy: why integrity matters

Deepening Democracy: why integrity matters

In a true democracy, elected leaders are simply the temporary custodians of political power; the power ultimately rests with the people. We elect leaders to act on our behalf so that we can go about our lives, caring for our families, teaching at our schools, staffing our hospitals and running our businesses. At election time, […]

Helping Trump Find a Job During The Shutdown,

Helping Trump Find a Job During The Shutdown,

Being the big Orange man has been extremely difficult these last twenty-six days… one could only assume. Lets first talk about how, and if anybody at all, has adapted to the presidents tantrums. Carrying a big hammer at all times, her name is Thor. Or Nancy. Whatever. To say House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has mastered […]

War On The Rocks.

War On The Rocks.

Because Trump picking a fight with all of our allies isn’t enough…  Ah, come on, you didn’t think we’d be starting of this piece bashing Obama’s foreign policy did you? I get it, the comparisons between the two need to come to an end. But lets face it. The Trump foreign policy doctrine has two […]