Archive for November 2013

Black Friday - 8 Survival Tips

What happens when you take tired, frustrated and stressed customers and throw them into a turkey fueled marination of family drama, a heavy dose of overworked, underpaid, minimum wage earning retail store employees and sprinkle with stressed out members of management being squeezed by corporate to do even more work with ever diminishing staff and... Read more »

Three steps...

It was only a couple steps. Three to be exact. Well, four if you count the ground, but you would only count that if you were coming down the steps, and if that were the case you wouldn’t count the top step- She was delaying again and she knew it. Jessica sat quietly across the... Read more »

Why would I call out to god?

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Years ago, before I admitted to my atheism, I was a christian. I believed in God, had been raised in a christian household, attended an evangelical christian college, and entertained thoughts of going into the ministry. Now, over six years later, I’m an atheist (In case this post didn’t clue you in!) and Yahweh, or... Read more »

Gay Marriage and a Step Back in Time

So my “beloved” state was the 15th state of these United States to allow gay marriage with Hawaii right on its heels and this prompted me to dig up an old Facebook Note that I wrote back in 2010 during the Proposition 8 fiasco in California that, at the time, seemed like gay marriage (or... Read more »

An Atheist's Son Floors His Father with a Simple Question

I’m proud of my son. I think he’s amazing, smart, and pretty terrific, but I’m biased and tend to lean in his favor most of the time. However, I also can find him rude, whiny, and childish at times as well, but nothing makes me happier than just sitting and talking with him about things... Read more »