Why Do Power Banks Break?

Why Do Power Banks Break?

I’ve purchased two types of power bank over the last year. I returned one after a week, and the replacement broke immediately as well. I kind of gave up on them, until I won one as a door prize. I thought, “Hey, great! This is a fairly expensive looking...
An Open Letter to Netflix

An Open Letter to Netflix

Ladies and gentlemen of the jury, I am here today to discuss the overwhelmingly poor decisions Netflix has been making as of late. When I first discovered Netflix, it was a DVD membership library. You logged into the site, hit a few buttons, and like magic, new movies...
Where’s the Rest of Your Work?

Where’s the Rest of Your Work?

“If you’ve been in the business for fifteen years, shouldn’t you have more work in your portfolio?”   Yes. Yes, I should. Very astute observation.   So here’s the story behind that: Over the last five or six years, I’ve worked a...
Pet Rats are Awesome

Pet Rats are Awesome

When I lost my two cats, one after another, I was certain I did not want another one. Losing a pet you’ve had for almost 20 years hurts. I knew they were getting older, and the time was coming. I tried to prepare myself, but it was still horrible. I grieved for...
The Ghostbusters Reboot – Trust Me

The Ghostbusters Reboot – Trust Me

I would like to begin by stating, for the record, that I am generally not a fan of Melissa McCarthy movies.   I have seen a few, including Tammy, The Boss, Bridesmaids, and Identity Thief, for starters. Her character in these movies – a loud, brash, obnoxious,...
What You Should Know About Vaping

What You Should Know About Vaping

I will let you in on a little secret.. I used to smoke.   In early summer of 2014, I got a terrible respiratory infection, and I decided I’d had enough – I wanted to quit smoking. It smells awful, tastes horrible, makes me sick, and it’s expensive,...