Monthly Archives: June 2012

No more hang-ups

            I read a blog this morning by a person who is Deaf-blind about the frustrations in accessible telephone conversations.  Many who are hard of hearing, Deaf, or Deaf-blind use a relay service, a link between them and the person … Continue reading

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Ray Bradbury’s advice for “mental hygiene.”

            The death of science fiction and fantasy writer, Ray Bradbury, last week prompted many tributes and reruns of interviews.  The NPR program, “Fresh Air,” ran an interview with him where Bradbury spoke of reading for our “mental hygiene.”  He … Continue reading

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Humor keeps us sane and rational.

            Once again, I’m struck by the importance of humor, a driving force in our sanity and rationality.  Not only does humor help in our most difficult circumstances, it rescues us from making more serious the little sins against us. … Continue reading

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