Posts by Tags


Tags:

biography, charity, economics, education, entertainment, finances, geography, history, life lessons, life-lessons, parenting, politics, productivity, psychology, relationships, sci-fi, sociology, software-development, technical-writing, technology, writing



biography

A Reporter’s Life by Walter Cronkite

      5 minute read

An enjoyable description of the twentieth century, told through Walter Cronkite’s life experiences as well as his prominent journalistic pieces.


return to top

charity

Discoveries 1

      1 minute read

Flooded school library, find your purpose, Silicon Valley scammers, Stranger Things on Netflix, and…


return to top

economics

return to top

education

Discoveries 1

      1 minute read

Flooded school library, find your purpose, Silicon Valley scammers, Stranger Things on Netflix, and…


return to top

entertainment

1984 by George Orwell

      5 minute read

A classic novel by George Orwell (Eric Arthur Blair), it portrays the gradual evolution of the 1940’s world as we knew it into a dystopian society of 1984.


Discoveries 1

      1 minute read

Flooded school library, find your purpose, Silicon Valley scammers, Stranger Things on Netflix, and…


return to top

finances

return to top

geography

Discoveries 2

      1 minute read

Advice for writers, Dan Rather, systems not goals, helicopter parenting, and…


return to top

history

Discoveries 2

      1 minute read

Advice for writers, Dan Rather, systems not goals, helicopter parenting, and…


A Reporter’s Life by Walter Cronkite

      5 minute read

An enjoyable description of the twentieth century, told through Walter Cronkite’s life experiences as well as his prominent journalistic pieces.


Wyatt Earp Speaks! by John Richard Stephens

      1 minute read

The author attempts to tie together the real story of the gunfight at OK Corral and Wyatt Earp with original source information from several disparate sources.


return to top

life lessons

Discoveries 2

      1 minute read

Advice for writers, Dan Rather, systems not goals, helicopter parenting, and…


A Reporter’s Life by Walter Cronkite

      5 minute read

An enjoyable description of the twentieth century, told through Walter Cronkite’s life experiences as well as his prominent journalistic pieces.


Untangled by Dr. Lisa Damour

      20 minute read

Dr. Lisa Damour breaks the topic of girls’ adolescence into seven stages, allowing the reader to see the progression from child to young woman.


1984 by George Orwell

      5 minute read

A classic novel by George Orwell (Eric Arthur Blair), it portrays the gradual evolution of the 1940’s world as we knew it into a dystopian society of 1984.


return to top

life-lessons

Discoveries 1

      1 minute read

Flooded school library, find your purpose, Silicon Valley scammers, Stranger Things on Netflix, and…


I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzat

      1 minute read

An interesting tale of courage and strength told through the eyes of a young teenage girl.


return to top

parenting

Discoveries 2

      1 minute read

Advice for writers, Dan Rather, systems not goals, helicopter parenting, and…


Untangled by Dr. Lisa Damour

      20 minute read

Dr. Lisa Damour breaks the topic of girls’ adolescence into seven stages, allowing the reader to see the progression from child to young woman.


Dating Smarts by Amy Lang

      1 minute read

If you’re a parent to a pre-teen or teenager, buy this book. Read it. Have your child read it. Discuss it with them. Openly.


return to top

politics

A Reporter’s Life by Walter Cronkite

      5 minute read

An enjoyable description of the twentieth century, told through Walter Cronkite’s life experiences as well as his prominent journalistic pieces.


Animal Farm by George Orwell

      1 minute read

Short in length, this is an easy read with plenty of subtext and meaning that still applies in our world, even 70 years after it was authored.


return to top

productivity

Discoveries 2

      1 minute read

Advice for writers, Dan Rather, systems not goals, helicopter parenting, and…


The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande

      1 minute read

Checklists don’t take the place of experience and knowledge. They free our mind from having to remember each step we must take on the path to completion.


Dream Year by Ben Arment

      6 minute read

If you’re feeling curious and open-minded, this book will help you move your hobbies and passions forward into something more tangible.


Getting Things Done by David Allen

      7 minute read

Besides the expected organizational tips and suggestions, the author’s basic premise is to find a system that works best for you.


return to top

psychology

Untangled by Dr. Lisa Damour

      20 minute read

Dr. Lisa Damour breaks the topic of girls’ adolescence into seven stages, allowing the reader to see the progression from child to young woman.


return to top

relationships

Discoveries 2

      1 minute read

Advice for writers, Dan Rather, systems not goals, helicopter parenting, and…


return to top

sci-fi

1984 by George Orwell

      5 minute read

A classic novel by George Orwell (Eric Arthur Blair), it portrays the gradual evolution of the 1940’s world as we knew it into a dystopian society of 1984.


return to top

sociology

Discoveries 2

      1 minute read

Advice for writers, Dan Rather, systems not goals, helicopter parenting, and…


A Reporter’s Life by Walter Cronkite

      5 minute read

An enjoyable description of the twentieth century, told through Walter Cronkite’s life experiences as well as his prominent journalistic pieces.


Untangled by Dr. Lisa Damour

      20 minute read

Dr. Lisa Damour breaks the topic of girls’ adolescence into seven stages, allowing the reader to see the progression from child to young woman.


1984 by George Orwell

      5 minute read

A classic novel by George Orwell (Eric Arthur Blair), it portrays the gradual evolution of the 1940’s world as we knew it into a dystopian society of 1984.


The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande

      1 minute read

Checklists don’t take the place of experience and knowledge. They free our mind from having to remember each step we must take on the path to completion.


Animal Farm by George Orwell

      1 minute read

Short in length, this is an easy read with plenty of subtext and meaning that still applies in our world, even 70 years after it was authored.


I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzat

      1 minute read

An interesting tale of courage and strength told through the eyes of a young teenage girl.


return to top

software-development

Discoveries 1

      1 minute read

Flooded school library, find your purpose, Silicon Valley scammers, Stranger Things on Netflix, and…


The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande

      1 minute read

Checklists don’t take the place of experience and knowledge. They free our mind from having to remember each step we must take on the path to completion.


return to top

technical-writing

return to top

technology

Discoveries 1

      1 minute read

Flooded school library, find your purpose, Silicon Valley scammers, Stranger Things on Netflix, and…


return to top

writing

Discoveries 2

      1 minute read

Advice for writers, Dan Rather, systems not goals, helicopter parenting, and…


return to top