The New Hate Word

Is hate simply an adjective to describe our disdain for someone’s view, or is it an action that demeans someone’s value? We peruse Facebook, searching out those we deem unworthy and conjure a response that puts them in their place and puts us on a pedestal. You might say, “I would never cast judgment or…

Looking Up

If you want to experience perfect silence; go into an airport in the northeast. Cell phones blind their patrons, beckoning them to take one last look at the intoxicating screen. Coffee lines are out the door, while customers awkwardly stare at the ground looking for pennies. You could hear a pin drop. Why do we…

Community Service Requirement: Consideration

There is no such thing as love at first sight, because no one looks at one another. How can a world full of crowds exist without even a nod to their neighbor. Isolation has occurred, because invisibility has become the normative expectation. We have become accustomed to 5 minute mandatory meet and greet, as if…