Friendz 4-evah?

Though Scott Brown’s Wired Magazine article on Facebook “Friendonomics” is almost 4 years old now (published in 2012), it still rings true. I was recently “found” by an ex whom with I parted amicably almost 30 years ago. She wasn’t looking to re-kindle, just to catch up. (It turns out, BOTH of us are happily married.) We had a flurry … Read More

A Hefty Dose of Reality

I was so inspired by this image, that I rebranded my blog and nabbed both .com domains of the same name. They’re mine, suckahs!!! But really, who cares? And actually, I was just thinking that I should have taken it a step further by registering…

Why I Quit Facebook (again)

At the repeated requests of my sister-in-law, I reactivated my Facebook account about 2 months ago. I must admit that for a good 3 weeks or so, the ability to catch up with long lost friends and acquaintances-some of whom I had presumed dead-was intoxicating. I eagerly watched my Inbox for Friend Requests and marvelled at how my “numbers” seem … Read More