Due to a busy life, this is all I can offer. Please enjoy.
The good news is that I got pretty well caught up with all my comments. I have figured out a method. Lunch breaks are for blog comments. Now that’s I’ve finally caught up, maybe I can also catch up with my blog reading… later… because I’m busy. Life is busy. I almost wish it was winter. Continue reading
One misfortune of my new job is that I have fallen far behind in my reading of Jezebel. Luckily, my dear friend Nerd of the Sands chats me up on Facebook, keeping me up to date on all the goodies. He brought my attention to a satirical article titled ‘Things I Learned From #WomenAgainstFeminism.’ Reading it reminded me that, amid all my discussions of feminism and gender equality, I was forgetting to victimize women and hate men. I’m really sorry, guys. I’ve lead you all astray. Continue reading
Minimum wage workers have gone on strike time and time again to demand they be paid something they can live on. College graduates sink under their student loans, often unable to make their loan payments even with a salary a little above legal minimum wage. The proposed solution to these problems, increase minimum wage to a ‘living wage.’ Through all of this, I feel like the most important question isn’t being asked, let alone answered. What is a living wage? Continue reading
Here’s something new. When I turned the page in my old high school poetry book, I didn’t find a poem. I found a song. Yet, Wednesdays are poetry days here on Chapter TK and I wasn’t too keen on publishing a song. It’s not like it even follows a rhythm. It’s just another poem with a chorus. Continue reading
Yesterday, a tanning salon from Canada happened upon my blog post about the possible health benefits of tanning. When I first saw the string of comments, I feared they were spam. After seeing they were honest comment (if a little biased), I decided to leave them published. Those comments got the response I thought they would – doubt. Of course a tanning salon would fight for the idea tanning was a safe and healthy activity. That said, it left me wondering, regardless of the bias, who better to discuss tanning than a tanning salon? Continue reading
Back in my days as a self-proclaimed online dating expert (aka: the best college job ever), having been in only one serious relationship in my whole life, I was filling the internet with dating advice. I also dabbed in marriage advice, as well. Who better than a 21-year-old college student to fix your marriage? Continue reading