ADHD and life – a little personal experience

I was diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder when I was 5 years old.  Then again, it was 1979, and I was simply labeled as “hyper” by my pediatrician (granted, the same pediatrician who once said if I didn’t stop “acting weird,” I would never have any friends)  As I grew up, there were a…

Time for the moderate “sleeping dragon” to awaken

If you consider yourself a moderate from a political standpoint, this hasn’t been an easy run.  Moderates have been getting shouted down, bullied and abused by the extremes on both sides of the political fence.  We have been called spineless, gutless and cowardly, as well as accused of being political phoneys, fakes and opportunists who…

Why I write about my college newspaper days

Now that “Change Rising” is out (click here to purchase), there has been something I’ve been asked by quite a few people over the last few years, being “why do you write about your college newspaper days?  Don’t you have something better to write about?” Here is the answer:  yes, I do have plenty better…

Get in my head – my latest podcast

I’ve been podcasting a few weeks…okay, really CRAPcasting – recorded on a cellphone, in my car, and converted to MP3.  This is low-budget at it’s finest…er….lousiest.  This podcast is only 15 minutes but touches on a variety of things, yet winds up with something lighthearted – recommendations for comedies to watch, and trashing Mark Wahlberg…