Tag Archives: lies

I’m > You

I “Know” Things Get used to hearing this phrase and others like it. If you’re new to this game, let me give you a few of the variations: Other people have said People have asked me I’ve done my own … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Oddities, Reactions (Stories) | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What If

What if self-doubt was all you knew? What if you were always told almost, but not quite? What if you were taught that meant you were never good enough? What if that’s what you were taught?

Rate this:

Posted in Oddities, Reactions (Stories), Serious Writings, Stories (Creative Writing) | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Do You Know a Bully Boss?

“35% of adult Americans experience workplace bullying (WBI 2010 U.S. National Survey)” 41 percent of American workers having been psychologically harassed at work — Money Magazine We all have had to bear through difficult times and pressures at work, and … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Business & Strategy, Reactions (Stories) | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Society Rewards Bullies

I’ve been seeing more posts and stories about bullying lately. Of course there’s been a huge focus in the news over the last few years, spurring the “It Gets Better” campaigns, but I think lately it’s more that school is … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Reactions (Stories), Serious Writings | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

My Stories

He looked at the present she placed on his desk. He had never before been given a gift when someone left. He looked up from it and at her, tilting his head quizzically.

Rate this:

Posted in Oddities, Reactions (Stories), Serious Writings, Stories (Creative Writing) | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

It could have been worse

“It could have been worse,” she said very kindly. Yes, yes it most certainly could have. Believe me, I’ve used that phrase many times and alternately been called an optimist and a pessimist for it. Being labeled for saying that … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Oddities, Reactions (Stories), Serious Writings | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Parenting Amid Political Programming

This evening my son was watching a segment on the news about the state of the economy. That’s not unusual, especially these days. If we, as a country, are honest about the start of this economic mess we’re in, he … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Reactions (Stories), Serious Writings | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment