This Isn’t My Village

Here’s the thing. I didn’t choose to have kids. I don’t want kids. I don’t even really like kids. If you choose to have kids, that’s great. I hope you’re super happy with that decision. But don’t try to drag me into raising your child. Like the writer of this article: “I looked around in … [Read more…]

Miming

“The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist sees what he has come to see.” -Gilbert K. Chesterton I stopped by the local organic grocery store on my way home from work the other day and, as I was browsing for brown rice, I overheard people speaking in English. Specifically, American English. It was three … [Read more…]

Internet Drag

“We are what we pretend to be, but we better be very careful what we pretend.” -Kurt Vonnegut Can someone explain to me why some older men pretend to be young, attractive women on the internet? No, I’m not talking about some creepy dateline show where an unattractive, fifty year old, potbellied man is pretending … [Read more…]