Month: December 2012

Backlash

Looks like plenty have something to say about Randi Zuckerberg.  Facebook founder’s sister posted a photo on Facebook. There’s a photo of five people in Zuckerberg’s kitchen. It finds its way onto someone’s Twitter feed, goes viral and she pronounces: Digital etiquette: always ask permission before posting a friend’s photo publicly. It’s not about privacy […]

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Pamasko

Dread and stress. Someone should throw that in the modern Christmas song.  And frenzy should substitute merry. What is it about Christmas now?  Sometimes it feels so burdensome and we scurry about like little mice. Because the Christmas list keeps getting longer, endless even.  Someone next door just sent cake. Now I have to get […]

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Decked Out

Christmas began in September. Just because the month ended in “ber.” Now that it’s December, I’m seeing red and blinding lights. And every year, it’s the same hoopla. Call me a Scrooge but doesn’t it seem foolish how we’re celebrating Christmas so early? As though we’re honoring the return of the light, when it is […]

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