Dragon-Headed Research;Notes 10/25/21- The Useful, Creepy Vanity of to-do Lists

When I was a lot younger….not that I’m not still kind of young… I used to write several tasks to do on my calendar. It was college-y. It was adult-ish. It was a time when I was changing a lot. Validating things were happening. I was also kind of in a very strange higher educationalContinue reading “Dragon-Headed Research;Notes 10/25/21- The Useful, Creepy Vanity of to-do Lists”

L1’s Almanac – To Adjust Your Sails Is Still Kind of Evil

Have you seen this saying? “We can’t direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails”. You could say….quite a few good things about that saying. How to try and change your future by taking indirect control of things. But I want you to think about how this is part of behavior you hate, peopleContinue reading “L1’s Almanac – To Adjust Your Sails Is Still Kind of Evil”

L1’s Almanac – Why Trying to be Socially Competent is Like a Game Show Where You Jump Through Stupid Foam Cutouts

Have you seen the game show Hole in the Wall? People have to fits themselves through a space in a wall that is supposedly made just for them as it glides down an alley, or else you are dumped into the water. It’s a show that makes me smile, so silly, so endearing. But why?Continue reading “L1’s Almanac – Why Trying to be Socially Competent is Like a Game Show Where You Jump Through Stupid Foam Cutouts”

MY WISH TO SAVE AMERICA – The Emotional Invincibility of Politicians Dismantled

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_dBtQ0Ii9fU We are approaching a day in American political history that is likely to be….well…..not something we’ll ever be proud of. If you’re listening to me, you’re very lucky. You’re about to find out why, inspite of all the satire, and the post-apocalptic stories, and the pleaing and begging for people to come together andContinue reading “MY WISH TO SAVE AMERICA – The Emotional Invincibility of Politicians Dismantled”

Undulant Rave: Why Bullying Feels Beautiful And Is Largely Unstoppable

You’ll find people tell you that people, students, kids, whoever, bully each other, do that bullying thing, because of their insecurities. Because of how they’ve been treated poorly. Yeah, but it still hasn’t gone away. Bullying is still there, it’s ADORED by so many of us. You didn’t realize this. You know this, you didn’tContinue reading “Undulant Rave: Why Bullying Feels Beautiful And Is Largely Unstoppable”

Original Comparisons: Why Celebrities are (un)like Real Heroes

I’m here to make a statement. I open up my throat and sing. I’m here to make you undulate. Agreeing with me and not, you rise and fall, and stop at a place. You embody wavering, doing so without movement. You undulant being. Your undulant feeling. I open up my veins and screech. Celebrities areContinue reading “Original Comparisons: Why Celebrities are (un)like Real Heroes”