Everyone and anyone who has worked for minimum wage, or an underpaid wage, is certainly understanding of what it would mean to an individual to have an increase to their income. While some scoff at the notion - their reasons are entirely selfish. On the other hand, an increase to minimum wages only functions when … Continue reading Minimum Wage Increases – The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Another night - going to bed late. *Sigh* It's already 2:30 am in the morning ... At least you're tired enough to fall asleep - quickly. ... You reach out your arm and hold your partner closely, comforted by the fact that at least you're not alone. As you lay there, running your hands through … Continue reading Narcolepsy Nights, Episode #342: Am I Still Dreaming?
It's 1:35 am in the morning and it's finally time to go to sleep. You're the only one home. You left a light on because - well - you have narcolepsy, and all the fun-filled vivid hallucinations, night terrors, and other terrifying effects that go with it. But, tonight, you're relaxed. Everything's fine. It's 1:59 … Continue reading Narcolepsy Nights, Episode #702: Home Alone.
Did you know that the American Presidential Election cost billions of dollars - literally? From campaign donations to taxpayer dollars, every four years the citizens of America are drawn into drama, intrigue, stress, and chaos all for the election of a single President. Of course, with as important of an election as it is, there … Continue reading The Most Expensive Television Miniseries In History …
11/22/2103, 11:56 a.m., Planet Q-386, Eastern Hemisphere, Dig Site #4 As if the howling wind and blinding snow blast weren't bad enough, the slick ice beneath Rachel's feet made standing almost impossible. When she left home, she thought that this would be the opportunity of a lifetime - but now - she wasn't so sure. … Continue reading Frozen in Time
So, there I was, sitting atop the cliffs overlooking the ocean, feeling the breeze as it ran through my hair, listening to the whispers of laughter and joy dancing in the wind, and reminiscing over the coming of the third millennium. Things were alright in the world. Next week, the second Mars colony will finish … Continue reading The Last Reflection …
(From: Letters from Heaven, series) Dear Earth, So, how are you guys doing? Things are going really well here, still. I was looking at my calendar this morning and realized what the date was ... oops ... my bad. I didn't realize we were so close! Of course, you guys have been through this ... … Continue reading Dear Earth (The Age of Fire)