Monthly Archives: April 2014

iPhone Woes

  iPhone Woes Well, not really woes.  I actually love my iPhone and don’t see myself having another type of phone.  I’m team Apple all the way: iPhone, iPad, and iPod, though I don’t use my old iPod much since … Continue reading

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Good Friday

Good Friday is here.  That’s today. Lent is now over. During this Lenten period, I spent some time in meditation and thought. Consequently, a couple of things have been weighing on my mind.  I think about how as a society, we … Continue reading

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The Arts Writers Grant Program

  The Arts Writers Grant Program I try to share what I think is good information when I see it. I just came upon this opportunity for writers – the Arts Writers Grant Program – to be awarded grants in … Continue reading

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Game of Pawns

  Game of Pawns The FBI has launched an awareness campaign to educate American students of the risks and potential warning signs of recruitment efforts of foreigners to help these students from getting involved in espionage activities by foreign nationals. … Continue reading

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Busboys and Poets

Busboys and Poets If I made a list of my top five DC-area restaurants, Busboys and Poets would certainly make the list. It’s an artsy gathering place owned by restaurateur Andy Shallal, an Iraqi-American businessman in the Washington, DC area. … Continue reading

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Some of Us Will Believe Anything

Some of Us Will Believe Anything It’s really funny to me how quickly people believe things without taking the time to check them out first. There’s some satirical reporting about Patti Labelle and Aretha Franklin having a fist fight and … Continue reading

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Theater Week DC

Theater Week DC If you enjoy the theater as much as I do, then this may excite you. It’s Theater Week in Washington, DC – from April 14th thru April 18th.  That means that you can get tickets to shows … Continue reading

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Nip It In The Bud

Please watch the short clip up there.  It illustrates precisely what this post is all about.  Nip it in the bud. It really IS okay to put people out of your life and never deal with them if they erode … Continue reading

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Beats by Dre

I love presents, even though I sometimes say that I don’t; but I really do.  My old butt is still a real big kid at heart.  I got an early birthday present today.  My birthday is in about two weeks, … Continue reading

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“It’s Not About The Nail”

  You ever been in this situation. You have a problem and as you’re explaining it, the other person is constantly trying to advise you on how to make it better?  Or if you’re the person trying to help someone … Continue reading

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