Monthly Archives: July 2011

Richer or Poorer: On the Perspective of True Wealth

While I can speak only for those I’ve seen, surrounding the respectability of the average stateside military base is a ghetto.  With an enlisted population that is very young, new to fiscal responsibility, and largely transient, outside the front gates … Continue reading

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I’m Only Human: On Sucking It Up and Asking for Help

Nothing gladdens my heart and pisses me off more than when a loved one calls me on my own bullshit. And it’s happened twice in the past week…jerks. After feeling the requisite sense of persecution for a few days, I … Continue reading

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On Women, Witches and Violence (originally posted on March 23, 2011)

Walking into the Museo dei Segreti e Misteri in Florence, Italy is exactly what one would expect and want from a witches’ museum: it is a bit New Age-y, a bit Hollywood, a bit gothic.  The first floor is mostly darkened and … Continue reading

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