Category Archives: Deep Thoughts

The Honey Badger of Love

I have been thinking some about love recently (for those of you that know me at all well, this should not be a surprise in the least – it is often on my mind in some way or another).  I … Continue reading

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A Rant on Science and the Media

I like the media, at least in principal.  They tell me what’s going on in the world, and do research that I am too lazy to do but still care about.  They do have their uses and their good sides. … Continue reading

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A Rant on Temperature (Or: Why Your System Sucks)

The system that you use for temperature is stupid.  I don’t care if you use Celsius or Fahrenheit, it’s dumb.  It’s illogical (I will concede that C is more logical than F, but that only means you failed the test by less). … Continue reading

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The Rocky Road to Success

Can I ask a question that is partially rhetorical and entirely directed at myself?  Is that acceptable?  I’m hoping so, because I’m going to anyhow. If you knew that, after a certain amount of effort, you would be guaranteed a … Continue reading

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Beginning or Ending?

There is something intimidating about the blank page.  It is tantalizingly full of possibility, waiting to be filled with your words.  All stories, the best and the worst, the longest and the shortest, start exactly the same way:  with a blank page … Continue reading

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Losing the "One Day" Mentality

I think the hardest part about moving away from being a “One Day” blogger is admitting the possibility of defeat. When all you have are intentions, you can’t really fail – you can keep intending to write that book and … Continue reading

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Contentious Pseudo-Science

Today’s Wired articles have inspired me to create a list of what I consider contentious pseudo-science. That is, things that are hotly debated, sometimes with the guise of scientific reason, but with gaps in understanding or logic that present that … Continue reading

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