Month: December 2014

Taking Stock and Moving On

The end of year assessment is so predictable, isn’t it? But what better time is there to take stock of where you’ve been, where you are and where you want to go? I don’t make resolutions like I used to but I still like to take a hard look at where things stand.   …

Las Vegas City Sights

Day trips to landmarks famous and not so famous made our Christmas trip to Vegas a memorable one. Having visited virtually every hotel on The Strip on previous visits, we compiled a list of things we wanted to do and see in the city itself. The Strip is not the city! If you live in Las Vegas, you don’t go to The Strip, unless it’s to work or see a show that’s new in town.   …

Leaving Las Vegas

There were Elvi – the plural of Elvis. There were gamblers and drunks and hookers and sugar daddies and Lamborghinis and whoo-hooo girls and guys out on a tear. That’s Las Vegas for you, but it’s not the Vegas we went to see over Christmas.  …

Holiday Therapy

Sometimes the best therapy is a change of scene!  I’ll return to this space after Boxing Day. Until then, have a safe and happy holiday!Comic titled Christmas Group Therapy. Characters sit opposite a psychiatrist. Santa says I don't believe in myself. Frosty says I think I'm bi-polar. Rudolph says All the other reindeer call me names. An elf says, I'm trapped in a dead-end job.

Nothing Is Really Safe

When some movie and TV stars pleaded with people to not look at photos hacked from their personal email I thought, you doth protest too much. What are you, a famous person, doing uploading naked pictures to the cloud? The cloud is for storing and for sharing. The cloud is not safe. It’s as thin as a cloud.  …