Tag Archives: humanity

ADA: Past, Present & Future Imperfect

My latest blog at Born Dancing   Historically one of the most marginalized groups in history have been those with disabilities. Societies have deemed them either unworthy of life or have seen them as God’s punishment for bad deeds. Disability … Continue reading

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On Words: Apology

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It’s actually one of the hardest parts of being human. Acknowledging the fact that you could be wrong, and that your actions hurt another person. Or that you are right, but you still hurt another person. Ultimately, the question is, … Continue reading

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Lifestyle: TV Review- Star Trek Discovery Episode 5

My previous review Of Star Trek Discovery talked about how Trek had finally allowed it’s characters to be really human; to not care about other probable sentient beings, and to focus solely on their main mission, winning the war against the … Continue reading

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On Words: Death, Mourning

This week marks the second year anniversary of my mother’s death. Well actually she died on the 26th of April, but this was the week that we sat vigil over her hospice bed. I was struck by this fact the … Continue reading

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On Words: “Behoove,” language, imagination, a discourse on rebellion

I just used the word “behoove” in a conversation. And no I wasn’t transported back to Victorian England. But it was an apropos use, for that apropos moment. What I realized, as soon as I stepped away from the discourse, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Immoral Certainty by Robert Tanenbaum

Robert Tanenbaum’s legal series, the Karp-Ciampi  collaboration to rid the world of criminals, sociopaths, and all around bad guys, continues with the next installment, Immoral Certainty. At this point, our legal duo is happily ensconced in the Manhattan District Attorney’s … Continue reading

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On Writing: The Hero’s Sacrifice and Hope Eternal

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Note: the following post will include spoilers for the movie Rogue One. I have written before about the purpose of the hero’s journey and how it pertains to my autistic sons. The Hero’s Journey: Autism and Your Child  I incorporate into … Continue reading

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