Black Hole Sun and My Childhood Nightmare

I'm sitting in philosophy class.   I've been in college long enough to become disenchanted with it.  I'm bored with these classes I'm forced to take with professors who aren't interested in me or the topics they're teaching.   The instructor walks in the room, stands in front of the classroom and asks, "How do you … Continue reading Black Hole Sun and My Childhood Nightmare

Why Celebrity Deaths Hit Us So Hard

We had a creative writing assignment in elementary school.  It was a simple task: What is your favorite song and why? My choice at that time was "When Doves Cry." I remember kids making fun of me.  I don't remember who - kids are kids, and they make fun of other kids.  I remember instead … Continue reading Why Celebrity Deaths Hit Us So Hard