The House Vote — Relativism and Righteousness

December 18, 2019 The most serious questions raised in the US House Vote for Impeachment are these: Are we incapable of reaching beyond our own narrow views of “reality,” in order to truly consider that we might be “wrong?” Is it possible to consider that, perhaps, we have been blinded by something, by someone, byContinue reading “The House Vote — Relativism and Righteousness”

Following up on Match.com(mentary)

Finally, someone has sent me a note!  I had just upgraded a few photos, revised my summary to sound more charming and less intense (I’m a playwright, after all, fitting the word to the action is what I do),  Intense is scary, right?  Look!  a word of sweetness in my Inbox… We start to emailContinue reading “Following up on Match.com(mentary)”

Got Weeds?

 Beautiful?  Ugly? If we didn’t know…if we didn’t surround our vision with…”understanding, contextualization, knowledge, experience”    then could this field of yellow blossoms just be beautiful?  Bright, delicate, nature’s greeting, whispering sunshine, a reminder of eternal rotation, repetition, renewal?    But no.   They are weeds.  We know this.  Symbols of neglect, stubborn roots, plants to destroy,Continue reading “Got Weeds?”

Match Dot Com (ments)

Hey everyone, I’m back. For now. Match Dot Com. First, let’s be clear – seeking connections online is risky.  Duh… Seeking connections by looking at a few selfies and reading  “summaries” is pretty absurd, yes?  I get that.  But the idea/the expectation of finding a few folks to get to know with a few clicksContinue reading “Match Dot Com (ments)”

Oh Mom, you’re (still) embarrassing me…

  Oh Mom, you’re (still) embarrassing me (50 + years later). Oh Mom, do you have to make friends with every clerk, waiter, counter person, professional person who is employed to provide you a service of any kind? I read an article recently about how much New Yorkers prefer their quick, no-nonsense eateries and otherContinue reading “Oh Mom, you’re (still) embarrassing me…”