Daily Archives: June 19, 2019

Requiem for a Lightweight: the Mayor Pete Factor — CounterPunch.org

My first sounding, at least from the political echo chamber, of the South Bend mayor came a few months ago, when my wife announced over breakfast that some of her sisters liked the cut of his jib. 2,555 more words via … Continue reading

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Not Hopeful

Originally posted on Clarissa's Blog:
Every time I start feeling hopeful about Bernie, he goes and does something idiotic. This time, he completely fell apart over the Trump rally: “We have a president who is a racist, who is…

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The Trump Rally

Originally posted on Clarissa's Blog:
Trump had a huge crowd at his announcement rally. People lined up since the day before, waiting for a chance to get in. Totally reminded me of how we queued for plastic mixing bowls…

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Book Write-Up: Emotional Intelligence, by Diane Weston

Diane Weston. Emotional Intelligence: Why EQ Is the Secret Ingredient to Connect with Others and Make Everyday Life Easier. 2019. Diane Weston is a PR specialist at a Fortune 500 company. She is an introvert, sharing tips she has learned … Continue reading

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How to Get Your Readers to Pay Attention

Originally posted on The Art of Blogging:
What if I were to tell you there’s a fantastic way to get your readers to pay attention One that you could use to great effect. One. Just one. One simple word. Curios…

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