Individually

             Every day, at just after midnight, our calendar changes.  In around four weeks, it changes again.  When twelve months have passed, another change is marked.  In ten more years, it’s called something else entirely.              It’s a sort of random-yet-confining set of rules, this […]

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Dynamic Improvements

             Not everyone knows this about me, but I’m kind of an earthquake nerd (or wonk, if that’s a term you like better).  Science isn’t my favorite subject, tectonic plates, however, definitely rank right up there near the tippy top. (Subduction zones!)              I adore […]

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Aimed and Authorized

             What’s the opposite of vitally engaged and lively?  Whatever it is (and seriously, I can’t even be bothered to throw my thesaurus at it), that’s me today.              Does it stop me from banging out this message?  No.  No, it does not.  My (entirely […]

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