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I’m sorry

Sometimes you want words to just mean one thing. For example, I’m just now giving in to a little personal stubbornness of mine, which is to accept the use of “I’m sorry” to express consolation, like: Death/major loss Injury or illness I always wanted “I’m sorry” just mean “I regret what I said or did [...]

That’s how I feel too!

From a site I just saw for the first time, called The Grio[1] Footnotes    (↵ returns to text) or is it thegrio, or theGrio, or TheGrio? It’s hard to tell from the website’s logo.↵

“Wanna see my boobs???”

I have no idea how she got my username, or who she even is, for that matter! From what I’ve heard though, this isn’t a uniquely American experience. In fact I think it’s more common in countries where the Internet is still not readily available or easy to access, where people (kids especially) still go [...]

On tradition

I’m just not convinced that this is the way it has always been done, and so should continue to be so is a smart enough argument to do something a certain way just because tradition dictates, i.e., because the status quo is such. My simple point is that tradition is great and all but not [...]

3/13/13 / Long sleep

Useless I have just decided that every universally applicable axiom of life[5] is utterly devoid of any value toward guiding you how to act in your day-to-day life, toward abiding to said axiom. “Universal truths” like the following come to mind: Life is all about balance[6] Practice discipline For advice you can actually implement, it’s [...]

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