Oct 032011
 
A Surfeit of Facebook Friends

Is it possible to have too many friends?  Or in the social media world have we just devalued the notion of friend? What Is a Friend? A person whom one knows, likes, and trusts A person whom one knows; an acquaintance. There are at least three levels of friendship (four if you count old friends […]

Nov 132009
 
Laid Off — But in the Meantime . . .

I started a medical weight loss program at Kaiser in September, and that certainly gives me something to focus on in the meantime. Perhaps this step of taking charge of my health is one of the reasons I still feel pretty good, despite losing my job. Now I can focus on a different kind of […]