Monthly Archives: January 2013

Denial

Denial is everywhere.  No, it isn’t.  See what I mean?  Remember the joke that goes, “Denial is not just a river in Egypt?”  Budda-bing!  Denial is big business.  New-Thought entrepreneurs promote workshops with optimistic titles like, “Unhitching the Yoke of … Continue reading

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Look, See, Read

Our leader began with these instructions: “Look in your handout folder.  You will see the agenda on a pink sheet.  I will not insult your intelligence by reading it to you.”  Twenty colleagues did as they were told.  It worked … Continue reading

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How to Tell a Banana from a Pineapple

2012 was the Year of the Gizmo, the year I holed up for 99 hours straight, in my room, learning my iPhone.  I believed I was on a noble mission.  Now I know I’d fallen powerless before the techno gods. … Continue reading

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