Monthly Archive: May 2014

My breakdown at Comic Con

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As I’ve mentioned time and time again on this blog, I have anger management issues.  One of the things that really sucks for me is that I’m a fairly intelligent and reasonable guy, so often times when I’m having a meltdown, I’m completely aware of how silly and trivial the situation is, yet I’m still …

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The Eight Fold Path, Step Four: RIght Speech

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I feel I should start this post with a huge declaimer; of all the steps of the Eight Fold Path, Right Speech is the one I struggle the most with. Throughout my life I’ve had problems with lying and misleading people. It’s a part of myself I don’t like, but denying it’s there would be …

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My Worst Date Ever

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I’m a little bit older so many of my friends are married, and it seems to bother some of them that I’m single.  Maybe they feel that because I’m alone, I’m somehow missing out on something, or maybe they’re like Vampires who feel the need to make everyone else just like themselves.  Come to think of it, zombies …

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The Beauty of Use

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Sometimes even the best sounding ideas can go horrible wrong.  Many years ago I went to this Martial Arts Convention in Pasadena, with a friend.  At the time, conventions such as Comic-Con, writers conventions, and wedding expo’s were starting to take off, so convention centers were looking for fun and exciting ways to bring people …

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