My Blog Week: September 8 to September 14

All the Latest from Torsade!                             A Word on the Week   Bewitched and Bothered         Something reprehensible this way came, during this week’s Democratic candidate debate (but they say only on the Sinclair arm of the ABC network). […]

My Blog Week: September 1 to September 7

All the Latest from Torsade!                             A Word on the Week   Health Hectoring (Click image to see full-size)         A study was released this week that puts a dire onus on drinkers of Diet Cokes. A couple of […]

My Blog Week: August 25 to August 31

All the Latest from Torsade!                             A Word on the Week   Power of the Purse             Outrage and protest open the fall season for nations everywhere. Let me quote for you the words of an Illinois […]

My Blog Week: August 18 to August 24

All the Latest from Torsade!                             A Word on the Week   Jobs! Jobs! Jobs!         In a fairly hectic news week, one item of interest was the revision from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, reducing jobs created in […]

My Blog Week: August 11 to August 17

All the Latest from Torsade!                         A Word on the Week   Reliable You           Here’s a radical idea. I’ve talked about it in an earlier essay, the concept of Reliability, the importance of regarding this in light of a […]

My Blog Week: August 4 to August 10

All the Latest from Torsade!                       A Word on the Week   The Anomaly Factor       On my list of full-length essays to-be-written, I’ve had for some time a piece on near enemies. The term is one Buddhists use, teacher Jack Kornfield known […]

Books You Can Buy

Tuesday News             Hello everyone! Some of you may have joined in recently, checking the posts on this blog, and might enjoy a little background. If you follow the ongoing stories, such as The Totem-Maker, Yoharie, Hammersmith, you’ll note they are unfinished. In a way, the stories are serials; but […]

My Blog Week: July 28 to August 3

All the Latest from Torsade!                                 A Word on the Week   Shut Down the Message       Why should we suppose, when the American president began to escalate his blatant racism, and many regular citizens recognized in this […]

My Blog Week: July 21 to July 27

All the Latest from Torsade!                             A Word on the Week   Taking Up Arms     It’s a good week to talk about trolls. Not only because they’ve been active in social media lately…even, bizarrely, in response to a CNN Twitter […]

My Blog Week: July 14 to July 20

All the Latest from Torsade!                         A Word on the Week   The Billionaire’s Mite     When the very rich throw their hats in the ring, political parties complain that their aura will tempt away voters. What makes the mythology of the maverick […]