Category: General

Don’t yuk yums (financial or otherwise)

One of my all-time favourite podcast names is “Death, Sex, Money”. Three words. Three highly emotive topics. Three topics that many people find hard to talk about. Talk about clear, concise, and effective. Money is highly emotional. Money...

Get lit! (with these non-fiction books)

When kids say something is “lit”, it means something gives them satisfaction in the same way good literature gives them satisfaction. Right?!? Right???!!Anyway. At the request of several readers and friends, in this article...

Get lit! (with these fiction books)

When kids say something is “lit”, it means it gives them satisfaction in the same way reading good literature gives them satisfaction. Right?!? Right???!!Anyway. At the request of several readers and friends, in this...

How to be interesting

I’m not the most socially skilled person in the world. But I’m a LOT better than I used to be. Although there are some situations where I’m still not good, there are some social...

Situational ethics

Ethics is interesting The topics of ethics and morality, in the abstract, elicit eye-rolls in many people. But those same topics often provoke the most interesting and engaging conversations with these same people. Because...