When Working for the U.S. Postal Service, the clock is king. If its at 7am when your shift begins, lunch at 11am, or 3:30 when the day is done, the numbers on that clock regulate and dictate the comings and goings of the employees on the workroom floor. For many, it even influenced emotions. Like … More Gone Postal. Old Lessons for the New Age of Terror.
Today is Wednesday, but… The weekend is coming As sure as the abandoned bicycle on the front lawn lies in wait, to be claimed, or reclaimed. Be it for the sleeping child, the opportunistic passerby, or the ground itself. The reclamation will happen for sure… the weekend. The weekend is coming…As sure as the promise of Paradise … More Wednesday’s Lament (poem)
Once I overheard my Mom and Aunt having a heating discussion about something. At some point during the argument my Aunt said “I was only trying to help” Although I did not fully understand my moms reply, I would never forget it. “If you find me in the forest in a fight with a … More How Facebook Pioneered Memetics research applications
Our brain uses images to decode language. What images come to mind when you hear profanity? … More Profanity. Good, or bad?
Perspective has a powerful influence on everything we see. For example, if you are trying to learn to draw, a simple technique to check for flaws, is to hold your artwork up to a mirror. The mirror adds a layer of perspective and it sort of tricks your brain into thinking it’s looking at someone … More Art, Life, Perspectives, and the quest to improve.
My Family and I were on walk in the park one sunday afternoon. We drove to Westfield, the park over there is much nicer. It was around the time in autumn when the landscape was just starting to display the much-anticipated colorful New England foliage. Due to some event, there were more people in the park … More Losing Identity in America
When I read that the United Nations had declared that the United States police force were “Terrorists” and American Blacks were owed reparations, needless to say, I was intrigued. But, It was not the rhetoric that caught my attention. After all, virtually any declaration coming from the U.N is merely Rhetorical. However, what did pique … More The Legacy of Frantz Fanon