Last week’s post got me thinking. Despite what teeny bopper movies will have you believe coolness is very Yoda-esk. When it comes to being cool, you either do or do not. Trying lands you firmly in the NOT category. As with being, so goes … [Continue reading] about Can One Become Cool?
I can’t stand when someone tries to Jedi mind trick me into thinking that something is not only acceptable, but actually preferable, by vouching for its relative coolness. Recently a furniture delivery guy banged a new dresser into my foyer … [Continue reading] about Not Cool
She had the look of someone who had been around the block a few times and wouldn’t mind another trip if the right guy came along. For a second Tommy managed to convince himself that he could be the one, but his optimism quickly … [Continue reading] about Punch Your Weight
It’s 7am on Tuesday and I’m halfway through my commute. The Hutch is buzzing already, but at least my pack is outpacing the souls heading south. I feel sorry for the stream of city-bound workers inching about roadway. Then I don’t. The West bound … [Continue reading] about Unplugged: Talk Less and Say More
She walks likes she means it. Not hurried. Purposeful – with measured, deliberate strides that announce her arrival long before she actually does. She’s armed. Briefcase. Smartphone. But mostly with what you can’t see. Ivy league wit. Patience. … [Continue reading] about Projections