Thursday, June 30, 2011

Whatever happened to proofing?

I read just now a webpage by a well-respected speaker and recently a novel published by a major company, and each (no names or links to protect the guilty) used "lead" as the past tense ...READ MORE
I wonder... what you think.

Friday, June 24, 2011

What can we learn from a scaredy cat?

Shadow came to me as a scaredy stray, an abused and abandoned kitten, sneaking out of the woods to gobble a bite of food, skulking as quickly back to the sheltering forest. For months ...READ MORE
I wonder... what you think.

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Can we trust broadcast news sources?

The public relies on reputable news sources to broadcast true facts. We expect CNN to diligently fact check for false claims – even by advertisers. Now it seems we may need to rethink that presumption.

Back in April when I first saw ExxonMobil's ad   ... READ MORE
I wonder... what you think.

Monday, June 13, 2011

Why look back?

Surfing through smiles of reveries as the soundtrack of my life propelled me along the interstate reminded me that sometimes we just need mental downtime. We need vacations ... READ MORE
I wonder... what you think.

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Where do ThudKickers go wrong?

Attention Swimmers! This one's for YOU: Don't be a ThudKicker!

If your leg stroke produces a thud on one side – or actually on either or both sides – you are kicking WRONG! Energy that could enhance your forward thrust is being wasted to create the vibration necessary to make the noise. ... READ MORE
I wonder... what you think.

Friday, June 3, 2011

What's wrong with a sun that rises and sets?

Imagine a new metaphor of daily living. Instead of the sun rising and setting, imagine instead  ... READ MORE
I wonder... what you think.

Thursday, June 2, 2011

Why study old ideas?

Time-tested perceptions of reality become our true beliefs. These truths form the basis for living our daily lives. As long as the sun rises and sets, today's truths will remain obvious, the thoughtlessly accepted facts of daily life.

With reality rooted deep in foundational belief, truth remains unthinkable. ... READ MORE
I wonder... what you think.