Metaphysics

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance (heretofore known as Zen) was a favorite book of mine through my late university early adult life.  I had my metaphysical guru hippy Namaste phase of life.  Didn’t we all?  No we didn’t I know.  I have a friend who’s never once questioned their staunch Republican outlook.  ItContinue reading “Metaphysics”

Revolution

My kids have to take a standardized test in a few weeks.  I don’t like standardized tests.  I really don’t like them and they know it.  We took a practice exam over the weekend and it went as expected.  The oldest tried their heart out and did average. The youngest didn’t try at all andContinue reading “Revolution”

Step 1

There’s a process for everything in IT.  Everything.  A place for everything and everything in its place.  There’s a sureness in this, a knowing that in the morning things will be as they should be, no surprises.  Surprises are bad in IT, real bad.  Sometimes this bland reality speaks to my productivity with its oneContinue reading “Step 1”

Mythical Creatures & Heros

There was another terror attack and this time a narwhal tusk saved the day. That and three humans who could have run for cover instead of charging forward.  It is a special person who forgets their human fragility to do such a thing.  Would I, if challenged, rise up equally?  I’d like to think so. Continue reading “Mythical Creatures & Heros”