Category Archives: Thoughts and philosophy

The Sociopath

« The sociopath typically has a history of cruelty, feeling neither guilt nor remorse for hurting others. They are vindictive, lacking in empathy, and rarely learn from their mistakes. If well-funded, they often escape penalty for wrongdoing. Using real-life examples from … Continue reading

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You’re disappointed?

Has anyone noticed that texting is one of the most dangerous ways to communicate with people? Clearly, all of this falls into what I would call, Communicative Intelligence, which I, perhaps patting myself a little on the back, have. Years … Continue reading

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The unforgettable Ludmilla Coven

The other day we were alerted that there were strangers approaching the house as the dog was barking up a real storm. Mary Kay went to the door and a we realized that a blast from the past was being … Continue reading

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Knock me down, a poem

Knock me down Gray is the sky. Gray is the feeling I have within me. Bright is the luminosity of the day. Bright is the opposite of what I feel and reminds me of that fact. Cold is the temperature … Continue reading

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Pandemically Speaking, a poem

Pandemically speaking I wake up. I brush my teeth, put in my contacts, comb my beard, and prepare for the day. I do my exercises, open the windows, moving quickly so as to include it as a part of my … Continue reading

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