They say New year resolutions are a little bit like babies: fun to make but extremely difficult to maintain. I’m not a big fan of New Year Resolutions; not because they are bad or a waste of time, but mainly because, for me, it is such a daunting task to construct one of such resolutions.… Continue reading New Year, New Me: New Year Resolutions
The struggle against cigarette smoking has been an impossible one. Smoking is an important social and health issue today as it was a century ago. In fact, the past century was dubbed the cigarette century. Despite the perceived extraordinary success in controlling combustible tobacco use, progress has stalled in reducing premature deaths from tobacco; primarily… Continue reading Electronic Cigarettes: Healthy or Hazardous?
THE VIRTUOUS WOMAN 1 IDOLIZING THE VIRTUOUS WOMAN In a world where Male-Dominance and Feminism continue to wage an unending war against each other, a Picture Perfect Person has been created, and we call it The Virtuous Wife, or The Virtuous Woman. Now, "woman" and "wife" are two different words, but somehow, we have… Continue reading LET’S TALK ABOUT THE VIRTUOUS WOMAN
Side-Comments Adoptive Parents Don't Want To Hear Adoption is not for the faint of heart. No matter who you are in the adoption triangle - birth parent, child, or adoptive parent - the prospect of giving up a child, adopting a child, or being the child given away carries enormous implications for all the individuals… Continue reading Side-Comments Adoptive Parents Don’t Want To Hear
Hi. Today is 20th March, and the first day of Spring (Spring Equinox). It is also the World Storytelling Day 🙂 Once upon a time, a long time ago, well, actually, back in 1991 in Sweden, a Storytelling Day was held. And then one thing led to another; and now we celebrate World Storytelling Day on… Continue reading Hi! My Name is March 20, And I Do Love Stories 🙂
Workplace Romance - Right, Wrong, or Impossible? Workplace romance is said to exist when two members of the same organization develop a relationship with mutual attraction. If you work full time, you spend 8 hours a day, 5 days a week in the workplace , that's a big chunk of your time in one place. There is a good… Continue reading Workplace Romance – Right, Wrong, or Impossible?
I'm thinking about The 10 Commandments... It has a lot of "Thou shalt not's". It condemned covetousness. It condemned murder. It condemned adultery. It condemned stealing. It even condemned false witness. But over the years I have wondered; How come the list of 10 commandments does not include "Thou shalt not LIE?" Is it because lie is… Continue reading 11th Commandment: “Thou Shalt Not LIE…”