Does intent matter?

It was recently inferred by someone that because I gave a man a compliment on his clothes, he and I were having an affair. What didn’t matter in this situation was my intent. I would never have an affair with anyone except Tim (who I’ve been with forever and is my other half), and why should they care anyway? Don’t they have their own lives to focus on? So, now I wonder: “did they say this because they were bored? Because they’re not happy?”

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Shopping + Technology + People = Fun

Next time you’re wondering what to do, a shopping excursion may be just the thing – and not on the weekend when everyone is running about trying to get the “best deal,” while stepping on your face and hands in the process. Just saying.

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Your Choice to Join

I would like to focus on college as a way to network and connect with others. More specifically, on sororities and fraternities. And even more specifically, on my previous disdain for such organizations.

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Protecting Our Innocents

I believe strongly in supporting my community, in helping people, in the greater good. However, if I were ever to run into the abusive parents, I don’t know what I would do.

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Being Human Online & Offline

Twice over the last weekend, I witnessed this happen – where someone couldn’t connect – and I have found a solution. Not for every instance, but so far, it has worked.

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My Efforts Have Caused Real Change

What hit me tonight is that I started this. I pursued the protection of this site, and now the Northern Nevada NSDAR Chapters have joined together with this common goal!

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Random Encounter: A Woman After My Own Heart

I don’t recall how our conversation started, but I recall how she made me feel… I offered her a hug. She smiled. As easy as that, I made a friend, and oh, what a friend!

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