Oh, Lego…

I’m not sure if you have heard yet, but Lego Friends are coming soon: Lego Is for Girls http://www.businessweek.com/magazine/lego-is-for-girls-12142011.html … … … Why, how condescending! Last I checked, I was a girl, and you know what? I grew up loving … Continue reading

On This Day of Thanks…

I wanted to take a moment to share some of the good things coming out of the Occupy movement; I’ll wait until tomorrow to scare you. After all, today is a day for Americans to eat well and squabble with … Continue reading

I Give You…

“Meg, I give you your faults.” “My faults!” Meg cried. “Your faults.” “But I’m always trying to get rid of my faults!” “Yes,” Mrs. Whatsit said. “However, I think you’ll find they’ll come in very handy on Camazotz. anywhere and … Continue reading

The Dark Side

“Fear leads to anger; anger leads to hate; hate leads to suffering.” – Yoda A couple of things in my life have put me into a contemplative stance on the concept of strong emotion, and especially negative strong emotion. Besides … Continue reading