Why Discussing Politics & Social Issues Hurts So Much

Someone posted the question “What is the most important life lesson that you have learned up to this point?” on Quora, a question and answer website.  There were lots of good answers, but this one was most fitting to some of the crazy discussions on Facebook lately about politics and social issues.

Climate Trolls

I was reading and participating in a heated discussion on global warming and climate change, when someone posted a definition of climate troll.

How to Turn Someone into an Asshole

I just met up with a friend that I had not seen in awhile, and boy did he change, and not in the good way.  He used to be this sweet innocent nice guy, always giving, never taking.  But somewhere along the lines he turned into a cynical asshole, worried about what he is going…

New Blog for a New Year

I thought that the new year is the perfect time to start a new blog and change hosting companies.  For years I have been the guy behind the scenes, writing novels and books and articles for people as a ghost writer.  Thanks to encouragement from a friend of mine, I decided to branch out and…