After writing one of my blogs recently I was reminded of an idea that struck me some time ago. This particular idea was one I formulated while contemplating my possible career in politics. I realized that I, like any politician, would need to provide my constituents with a stance on education. Unfortunately, the town I … Continue reading Positive Manipulation Through Education: Learning What To Love
If you have ever studied Sociology then you are probably more than familiar with this term. If not, it is still something worth incorporating into your life. The term sociological mindfulness originates from the theory of symbolic interactionism. I am well aware that some of these words sound quite complicated and are not standard in … Continue reading Sociological Mindfulness
I try not to get too political in my blogs and that will hold true to this one as well. Recently I have toyed with the idea of entering local politics but have wondered about my stance on a variety of issues. This is one idea I had for a political stance on tax reform. … Continue reading Five for Free
Not so long ago, after another failed attempt at starting a relationship, I was given the advice to not “show all my cards” at the start. The concept intrigued me and the subsequent conversation ensued. For the purpose of perspective I will explain what “showing your cards” means. The term originates, at least in my … Continue reading Poker For Relationships: The Concept of Holding Your Cards
Each and every one of us want to be considered valuable to others. This is not a bad thing but rather human nature and a prominent fixture in our society. The problem, however, is that many of us have been going about things all wrong. The Mistake If any of you have Facebook, and I … Continue reading Understand Your Value
At first this sounds like a topic unworthy of a blog post but I disagree. Recently I was involved in a conversation with my best friend about the purchase of a motorcycle. He stumbled across a seemingly good deal and was telling me about it. Unfortunately, the deal did not come to fruition for a … Continue reading How to Sell a Used Vehicle
I am sure most, if not all, of you have heard the phrase “it is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved at all.” And if you have not heard that exact phrase then you have probably heard some derivation of it. This is a phrase I have often wondered about. … Continue reading Better to have loved and lost?
Everyone and everything seems to have a Top 10 or Top 20 list so I thought I would provide you with my own. These may be interesting to some and completely useless to others but I thought it would be fun. These of course have absolutely no hierarchy, meaning their order is completely random and … Continue reading Blog #20: 20 Potentially Useless Things to Know
This is a concept I never, in a million years, would have guessed even existed. It sounds like a play on words and concepts like giving a morbidly obese person the nickname of “Tiny” or naming your tortoise “Speedy.” After all, how can someone who is optimistic about life be annoying? Nonetheless, this is a … Continue reading Annoyingly Optimistic?