Smile Emojis and Other Blunders

I remember the day... the day that changed everything for communication. It was the day that news sources began accepting “comments” under news articles. When was that even? It has to have been at least ten years ago... but I remember thinking, well it’s nice to hear about the coming snowstorm from the actual journalist, [...]

Open Heart Surgery… For All of Us

 My dad had a heart attack last Monday. Yesterday, he had a triple bypass, and is just beginning the long road to recovery. I accompanied my mom while he was undergoing the operation, and we talked about wonderful things, even joked, because I don't think either of us really wanted to think of the details [...]