GOOD READS: from HuffPost comes this REALITY on the US Fed Shutdown..

Excellent article to read, if you haven’t already! Big corporate money controlling government….AGAIN! Link and comments/summary below… Over $1 billion was invested by private non-gov groups in the 2012 election, to political action committees (PACs)… “Thanks to Citizens United, these outside groups can now use the threat of a primary challenge backed by multimillion-dollar ad buys…

When you live o…

When you live on cash, you understand the limits of the world around which you navigate each day. Credit leads into a desert with invisible boundaries. Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904), Russian author, playwright. Letter, August 18, 1893, to his editor and friend, A.S. Suvorin. Complete Works and Letters in Thirty Volumes, Letters, vol. 5, p.…

11 Untranslatable Words from Other Languages

<a href=" Explore more infographics like this one on the web’s largest information design community – Visually. ” title=”11 Untranslatable Words from Other Languages”>11 Untranslatable Words from Other Languages The uniqueness of language and meaning….. also, I have to throw in that “awkward” has no literal translation from English to Spanish. 

drive to change

The other night I was driving along a winding road; beside and below me was the steely ocean. It was late at night, and there was faint light on the road, intermittent gaps of it. There was a gentle gust blowing remnant autumnal leaves about, but overall – stillness. It was the kind of evening…

can you climax?

I’ve been wondering why I don’t reach climax in dreaming. Another way to word it is failing to come to the end, the conclusion of sorts; I feel like it’s a common experience… You try to sprint, but you can only jog – sluggishly. {Surely by now you should have been caught by the knife-wielding…