Guest Blog Post for Libra Fitness (Second of Two)

I have written a pair of guest blog posts for Chris Heidel at Libra Fitness. The second, the story of my struggle with a sugar addiction, was published today.

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TNN: Double Vision is Not Normal!

Our second article in the “That’s Not Normal!” series is a perfect example of the phenomenon this series addresses. All her life, B.D. thought episodes of double vision were normal.

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Skiing Haiku

My friend Vanessa has a wonderful dry wit. While skiing recently, she posted these funny haikus on Facebook, which she has graciously allowed me to post here.

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Guest Blog Post for Libra Fitness (First of Two)

I have written a pair of guest blog posts for Chris Heidel at Libra Fitness. The first, a review of the movie “Simply Raw: Reversing Diabetes in 30 Days”, was published today.

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Song Parody: Feelin' Guilty

A song parody of Simon and Garfunkel’s “59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin’ Groovy)”.

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My Reaction to Japanese Car Buyers

Two of my friends recently bought Japanese cars, and several other friends did so in the past few years. I’ve generally kept my opinions about this to myself, because I know my immediate reaction probably isn’t truly fair or appropriate. Allow me to explain.

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The Origins of the Mayan Calendar Myth

It turns out that, in addition to the Wayans’ prediction of a disaster in 2012, there may actually be a Mayan connection to the prophecy after all. The following story comes from the Mayan mythology; I’ve rendered a translation here.

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That's Not Normal!

People naturally define “normal” by their own experiences. What happens in their life, what their body does: these create their perception of normality. But I’ve recently talked with several people who had discovered that they had a physical debility they were previously unaware of. They had coped with it all their lives, so it was what they thought was normal.

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Roller Coaster Kingdom Offer

Some friends of mine on Facebook are playing a game that occasionally makes this post:

[Person] just found a bag of money in Roller Coaster Kingdom! Do you want it? For tax reasons, [Person] cannot keep this money. This is your lucky chance to get some extra money!

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Nigerian Businessmen Perplexed by Internet Communication Difficulties

[From the Vesperfire News Wire:] Nigerian businessmen are becoming increasingly mystified by their difficulties in exploiting the potential of the Internet to expand their business and make contacts with the rest of the world.

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