The Honking Goose

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Right and Wrong is a mental construct

Everybody wants to be right. Everybody thinks they are right. (Almost everybody) Very few people will ever say “I don’t know” or “I need more information”. We usually go full … Continue reading

January 31, 2017 · 3 Comments

One of those Days

Yesterday was one. I saved my house from burning down, was excused from a parking ticket, and listened to the 12yo’s band concert. All in one day. It started out … Continue reading

January 19, 2017 · 14 Comments

steal this post

Remember Steal This Book? A book about social and political activism, written by Abbie Hoffman, it was titled Steal This Book. Well, I am offering up something far less valuable … Continue reading

January 6, 2017 · 26 Comments

favorite holiday memory

This was a long and arduous holiday season for me. I always start enjoying the season as soon as Christmas is over, because that is when I finally relax. I’m … Continue reading

January 4, 2017 · 2 Comments

is this what you think about marijuana? a post about alcohol

Over the past summer, the Gander quit drinking. It was a long time coming, drinking alcohol was a problem for us, and our relationship, and our kids, that it took … Continue reading

December 15, 2016 · 41 Comments

I don’t love Christmas

Is that a better title than “I hate Christmas”? – because that is what I really wanted to write. As a child, I loved Christmas. We didn’t have any extended … Continue reading

December 6, 2016 · 40 Comments

none but You shall wield the power rightly

Whole lot a’ judging going on, folks. And I get it. Judging is a way to categorize, a natural human inclination that aids our survival. So we commonly judge and … Continue reading

December 1, 2016 · 17 Comments