even keel

These days, it can be tough for me to keep and even keel. There's a lot of stress in my life right now. The holiday season compounds it. So it makes me appreciate the positive things just a little bit more. And I try to bottle the positive stuff as…

choices & the fiscal cliff

I'm totally baffled by the tempest in a teapot that's being stirred up by the media over the so-called "fiscal cliff." Fueled mostly by conservative pundits and Tea Party sycophants, and aided by a complacent media, it seems that the average U.S. taxpayer should be in a state of panic.…