Weather Perspective

We laugh and tease. You get a lot of snow, or even an inch and you freak out. That is hilarious. The fear from a mild about of precipitation entertains is. We are accustomed to the snow and cold. The snow and temperatures start to drop when the schools open, and it doesn’t relent until…

Sorry, Snow. This isn’t working out. We need to break up.

Here in Alaska, “Spring” is a welcome season. That means the snow will finally go away, after arriving as early as September and as late as November. Living here we are guaranteed to have a white Christmas. On the flip side, we are not guaranteed that the snow will melt by the end of April,…

The History of the Digital Ecosystem

Look for a book about the Internet.  Most of them are not actually about the Internet, but its effect on humans and society.  Also they are mostly about negative effects on the user.  What most people don’t know about the Internet is its history and its rather innocent origins.  Although there are some negatives that…

*clap, clap* May I have your attention, Please.

  If you had the attention of the entire world for two minutes, what would you say? What kind of writing prompt is that? The whole point of blogging (or at least the point for me) is that I’m writing for the whole world to see, to read, to respond. This is the World Wide…

Blogging Excitement

Why am I so excited about blogging?  Because there are two holidays coming up that are typically great inspirations: Groundhog Day and Valentines Day.  Now I don’t have any ideas (yet) for Groundhog Day, but I do for Valentine’s Day.  In fact, I have a blog series for it!   In the mean time, enjoy this spoiler for another…

Technology and America

What happened to the simple stuff? What happened to your basic things? Why do there have to be twenty different brands selling the same thing? Why is it that cars are bought for the computer inside or the fact that it’s a hybrid? Why do we always need the ‘newest’ things? How come kids need…