Wow, and I thought I was a Progressive Thinker.

This morning I got a Twitter notification from All Revolutions (@RevolutionsCen) about an article from The Atlantic by Ed Young (@edyong209 ) where, as he tells it in I Spent Two Years Trying to Fix the Gender Imbalance in My Stories , “I knew that I care about equality, so I deluded myself into thinking that I wasn’tContinue reading “Wow, and I thought I was a Progressive Thinker.”

“I Want Money…”

Carmen de la Rosa Sanger Peters Anapopolis Rahim Martin Johnson Ross so-on-and-so-forth, etcetera, etcetera Weinstein had finally laid to rest poor, dear Leonard Weinstein, the former and now late CEO of the financial services of Weinstein, Sheckelman (husband number 9) and Johnson (number 6) in Greenwood and was on her way to the law officesContinue reading ““I Want Money…””

In the Dark of the Matinee

via Daily Prompt: Disrupt Roy woke up blearily around noon. At least it’s in my own bed, he thought to himself with some relief. There have been mornings after a long night when he would wake up in an unfamiliar in a house/apartment/hotel room with some chick he had hooked up with the night before.Continue reading “In the Dark of the Matinee”

Answer to a Facebook Friend Inquiry

Author Note: I was asked once by an FB friend what it’s like to have ASD. One of my Facebook friends asked me what it’s like to have Asperger’s. I replied as best as I could and liked it well enough to repost here. It’s like being hyper-focused and easily distracted at the same time.Continue reading “Answer to a Facebook Friend Inquiry”

Understanding Men

  Author’s Note: With the Women’s March, the #MeToo, and #TimesUpNow movements taking center stage I think it’s time we look at what really has inspired them, Men. Some of you women may have been wondering what the hell is wrong with these men? Is it all about power and control? Is it that theyContinue reading “Understanding Men”

“It Was a Dark and Stormy Night…”

Author note: Some beginnings just start badly. “It was a dark and stormy night…”, so began Niles Steinberger’s latest literary effort making it the fifty-eighth time he produced a piece to submit for publication that would most likely end up becoming his fifty-eighth rejection. This, along with the one hundred and sixteen short stories heContinue reading ““It Was a Dark and Stormy Night…””

How I learned to Stop Worrying and Love My ASD

If anyone would have asked me in the beginning if I would like to be set down in a world among the idiots my answer would have been a firm “No“. Since no one did, here I am. If my answer seems to be insulting don’t let it bother you for it’s not meant forContinue reading “How I learned to Stop Worrying and Love My ASD”