When I started the first 52 project, long ago in the spring of 2009, I thought that maybe, some day, writing all these stories would result in something. I thought that I might improve my writing skills. I was pretty sure I would develop ingrained habits around writing and a ...read more
Supposedly, when asked how he was able to carve such a magnificent statue, Michelangelo said that he considered the marble and "chipped away all that wasn't David."
It occurs to me that life is a process of chipping away. When you deal with depression the process is survival itself ...read more
There has been some stir recently over a new airport passenger scanning technology that supposedly reveals the naked body (in false color) many airline passengers keep concealed beneath their clothing. I thought about it while waiting for 20 minutes to slowly run all of my belongings through an x-ray machine ...read more
Subjective Units in measurement have long been used in the field, but in the lay community, these units are often misused or misunderstood. I would like to present here a list of the most commonly used S.U.'s, their proper definition, and usage.
Many people mistakenly believe that S ...read more