Monthly Archives: April 2011

Our Place in Space

Space fascinates me. I’m awed by its immensity and mystery. Where did it come from. Where are its boundaries? Earth is a relatively small planet that has a place in space, but not a static one. Earth is constantly on … Continue reading

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What is Gravity

Yes, Sir Isaac Newton discovered gravity but that does not indicate he knew what it was. Even today, if you ask Google to tell you what gravity is, you won’t get an answer. This is because nobody knows what it … Continue reading

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Gregg Shorthand

It was around 1937 when I started high school at Mont Pleasant High School in Schenectady, New York. At that time many girls took a course called  Gregg Shorthand. This was a system of writing that used brief symbols like … Continue reading

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I Don’t Believe in Exercise

I don’t believe in exercise. To me, it’s not only a waste of time but also harmful to the body. I feel that jogging and running are especially bad. I’m not a doctor and I have no evidence to support … Continue reading

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A Touch of Luxury

My job is a full-time job. I work four days from Monday through Thursday, then take Friday off and work overtime half a day on Saturday. I can take Friday off because I have so much accrued time that I … Continue reading

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