Implications of Acquired Monocular Vision

(Implications of Acquired Monocular Vision is a medical term for the loss of vision in one eye) Since I first went on Facebook (which Facebook tells me was about nine years ago), one thing has never changed: my profile picture. Well, that is not necessarily true. In honor of the Chicago Cub’s historic and ultimately … Continue reading Implications of Acquired Monocular Vision


Resolving to Resolve Part II: From Resolute to Resolution

“You lose your grip and then you slip into the Masterpiece.”                                                                        --Leonard Cohen   The trouble with quickly written, unedited blog posts (aside from the embarrassingly horrific typos and grammatical travesties) is that there is always more to say. Five days into the New Year and I am still processing what “resolution” means … Continue reading Resolving to Resolve Part II: From Resolute to Resolution

Confessions of a Reluctant Blogger

I have been avoiding having a blog since blogs became popular. When was that? Maybe 5 years ago? It couldn’t have been 10…maybe somewhere in between? Basically whenever the now ubiquitous term “blogosphere” became…well….ubiquitous.  I seem to have an aversion to “whatever everyone else is doing”---if something is too popular in the mainstream (Harry Potter, … Continue reading Confessions of a Reluctant Blogger