In terms of educating the human/internet hivemind (if you will), if we allow controversial accounts and sites to exist (never banning anyone’s accounts) we allow freedom of thought and moderators can aggregate controversial views in single locations. However, so as to not degrade the overall mental health and societal discourse…

In 2021, the following items were on the ballot for the 75044 Zip code, Garland, Dallas County, Texas. They were all propositions for constitutional amendments. These are my votes and opinions on each.

Context: In the screwed-up state government that was established during the post-Civil-War, Reconstruction (which was royally screwed…

I am concerned with my parents in the era of Trump, but I’m growing more concerned with the inevitable liberal over-correction/backlash. Liberals seem unwilling or unable to learn why or what caused the feelings that allowed the fascist to get into office in the first place. It probably started before…

Preacher once said young people get married for selfish reasons, looking for what the other can give to them. Old couples have grown to love giving to the other, finding fulfillment in truer love. Is this true? I can’t say my affections toward my spouse are 100% altruistic, not can…

To the little people.

(circa 2014, found it the other day in untitled notes. I remember sitting on the toilet in the middle of a crap shift just typing out my frustration on a ‘5 minute’ break. I guess it aged ok with the pandemic.)

To you who work hard…

Money falls into one of the bottom two sections.

Soldiers — people — require purpose, motivation, & direction (PDM, it’s not really an acronym, I’m just too lazy to keep typing that for the rest of this note). Leadership is defined by the Army as the process of influencing people by providing these three things to accomplish the mission…

When Grammy died, people mourned particularly passionately because she was an impactful figure on their lives. She was an encourager, a role model, and a beacon of hope and light in our worlds.

If I die with a similar status, I would like people to mourn differently. People were terribly…

I grow increasingly discouraged and disgusted by the conduct and priorities of this class of middle managers and the decisions they make in our world. These entitled sons and daughters of the wealthy growing up living the most basic and milquetoast of lives, scant of wrongdoing only because they lack…

Yi and Yang

This is a brief, witty, and rhyming Bio. Would that equally small be the money I owe.

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