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On Solomon’s “Depression, the secret we share”

I felt a funeral in my brain. I, in silence, some strange race, wrecked—solitary here… I fell down, and down, and hit a world at Read more…


Artificial Intelligence Necessitates Universal Basic Income

Artificial intelligence (AI) will make universal basic income (UBI) necessary. We won’t have a choice but convert to UBI in response to a surge of Read more…


AI in the 2018 Budding Family Household

Chase and are getting married this year. We plan on having kids after that. We’re already buying the occasional children’s book. 🤖 Now let’s talk Read more…


Explore 💙 That Part of the Internet

I don’t feel like you should call for people to do things to benefit this planet unless you’re doing what you can to help our Read more…


Existential Crises Whirlpool

This’ll be my last post tonight, before I lay my head to sleep, so in my dreams, my good thoughts I hope to keep ⭐🌟🌠🌝🌔🌪🌩🌛🌚🌞☀☄ Read more…


When I Can’t Find Words

When I can’t find my words,—when Chase can’t find his words—it’s not so much that I think we suffer from selective mutism, as it makes Read more…


Explore ❓ Resources

Talking about money makes me uncomfortable. 🤢 Listing 🤮 Why Does Money Scare Me? My mom threatens me with taking away financial support if she’s Read more…


100 ❔ to Ask 5❌

I love using the five W’s, so today I wanted to create a list of questions I ought to ask myself once a year, based Read more…


How 🐋 Will I Introduce My Blog❔

I love the idea of introducing this website like it’s coming out of the belly of the whale, like I’m flying out of the 🌌 Read more…


What is Consciousness❓

Seriously though, how cool would it be to get a PhD in philosophy, then publish some mind-blowing theory of consciousness that helps physicists upgrade quantum Read more…


Emoticons about Grading, Part III 🙌

Yesterday was my first week teaching the second semester of English 380: Vocabulary Building & Testing SkillsI was a MONTH late responding to the “You Read more…


Substitute Teach for Fresno Unified❓

Before we leave for Anaheim, I need to file my dad’s taxes, then print out three copies of my previous semester’s vocabulary syllabi and rhetoric Read more…


Workview, Part I; College vs. K-12 👩‍🏫

Today I’d like to further explore rule #1 of my mentor-specific Workview: An intellectual field should not be a social minefield. Lifeview 💙 Be Grateful 🧡 Read more…


Workview, Preface; 🤙 Mentor Mind 🤗

I’ve been teaching for five years now: two years at Fresno State (14-15); three years as an adjunct professor in the State Center Community College Read more…


Once Upon a Time

When marketing agencies paid me to write for small-to-medium-sized businesses for a living—and I was a copywriter, then a community manager, for many years, in Read more…