Knackered?

Knackered . . . what a fitting post to end the week on.  Why is it that the weeks seem to get more and more busy as time goes by.  When I got my first job in management my Director told me, "This job is like being on a treadmill, and every time you get comfortable …

Bonsai People

How is it that our roots have such an impact on who we are.  It seems that our ancestry and lineage play a huge role in our social status and success or failure.  Too often it seems that we are bound by our roots, stuck in a certain demographic, predestined to various stereotypes.  Just as with plants …

Connected?

via Daily Prompt: Zip Welcome to life connected, cell phones, tablets, computers, texting, Facebook, and tweets.  We can tell what all of our friends are having for dinner, who they are upset with, what films they are watching, or when they are at the gym.  No we haven't talked to them, we're connected. We can see where our friends are, …

Attempting to be Avid

via Daily Prompt: Avid What exactly does it mean to be avid?  You hear many people talking about being avid sports fans, or avid birders, even avid collectors.  I've never had enough interest in any of those things to consider myself as "avid".  Oh that's not to say that I don't care about things, or …