Does Size Really Matter?

Does Size Really Matter?

Are you a somewhat chagrined owner of a small, or even a pocket dog?  Do you continually tell people that you used to own big dogs?  Are you embarrassed when your dog screeches like a dwarf banshee at the dog park when any big dog looks cross-eyed at him or when she...

Something is Rotten — in the Pharmacy

This post is not about creativity, but about the fundamentals further back in the pyramid of life–sheer survival.  I’ve got a bad case of skepticism today.   What’s the inside scoop on tetracycline? It is “unavailable.”  Doxycycline,...
The True Origin of Black Holes

The True Origin of Black Holes

A Galactic Lament I’m hovering at the edge of a newly formed black hole.  It’s located in the Milky Way Galaxy, somewhere in a spiral arm (don’t believe them when they tell you they exist only in the center), third planet out from Sol, North American continent,...
The End of 2012: A Cautionary Tale

The End of 2012: A Cautionary Tale

The year is ending. Some things need to change. Sometimes one must take a stand. Be the change. All that. Tired of the dog (a husky mix with delusions of grandeur) trashing the couch and the boy kitties marking it as their territory every few days, and after endless...