Facing the Camera

One of the hardest things to do is to connect with a stranger in the virtual world.  The right words can help.  I try to find them for my blog.  But there is nothing like getting voice to voice and face to face.  So I am experimenting with video blogs. It’s not...

Like Some Purse Clutching Tourist

“What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.” Goethe I’ve always considered my goals as points on a map whose primary purpose is to provide some structure to the journey so I can pretend...

Gadfly

“A gadfly is a person who upsets the status quo by posing upsetting or novel questions.” (Wikipedia) Plato first used the term to describe Socrates. I want to be one of those. Except that people tend to swat gadflies.  Or make them drink poison.   Or run...