IS THE CAR YOUR NEW HAVEN?

IS THE CAR YOUR NEW HAVEN?

“Girls! Get in the car!” “Where are we going?” “The gas station.” “I LOVE the gas station!!” Says Fiona, who is five. But the weird thing is, they all do. They love getting in the car with mommy, because the gas station means a little treat for all of us – a chocolate...
DO YOU MOTHER’S DAY?

DO YOU MOTHER’S DAY?

I suck at Mother’s Day. I’m not sure if I suck more at doing something nice for my mother, or at trying to be grateful that my kids made a card and poem out of crap I bought at the dollar store the week before. It’s confusing. I’m supposed to care right? But I don’t....
WHEN I’M NINETY, SHE’LL BE FIFTY.

WHEN I’M NINETY, SHE’LL BE FIFTY.

Yesterday I was at the gym. A woman I know from racing was there. Somehow we started talking about her father and how he suffered from Alzheimer’s and passed away at the age of 90. There were many thoughts in my head. Alzheimer’s sucks; losing a parent sucks no matter...
WILL ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE STEAL YOUR PURPOSE?

WILL ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE STEAL YOUR PURPOSE?

Having a purpose in life is second only to your need for oxygen and water. In the next 50 years, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is poised to steal my purpose. According to a recent post, (http://bigthink.com/…/heres-when-machines-will-take-your-jo…) AI will be able to...
CREATIVE RHAPSODY – DO YOU HAVE IT?

CREATIVE RHAPSODY – DO YOU HAVE IT?

Yesterday I cried. Just a little. I could feel my throat tightening, and little salty pools building in the corners of my eyes threatening to spill over as I clapped my hands. I teetered on the edge of an air sucking, snot inducing sob. No one noticed because everyone...