The Physics of Power

Those in power will do anything they must in order to stay in power. From the cheap seats, it looks like the white male capitalist hegemony is losing power, and is resorting to the toolbox of doing anything to keep it.


Reassessing Habits to Keep, Drop or Add

Today's Quest 2017 prompt from Charlie Gilkey is in video form! I've been slowly gathering the outcomes of the various Quest prompts into my plan for the coming year. I haven't really set out anything specific yet, just doing the ground work. This prompt is a really nice format for that work. I did write … Continue reading Reassessing Habits to Keep, Drop or Add

It’s Okay to Feel Complicated

If you were selecting a candidate in this election, it's likely you took a quiz with sliders along an "agree/disagree" continuum. And it's likely you answered at least a dozen questions, if not many more. Then, at the end, you likely got a "I agree with so-and-so X%." It was never 100%. And many of your sliders were in the middle. Right? Then why do we suddenly expect that people who voted one way or the other had shoved all of their sliders to "Agree totally" and agreed 100% with the candidate they chose?