What has the information age done to gut instinct?

Is there such a thing as too much information, too much data? At what point does data get in the way of actually accomplishing anything of significance in a short amount of time?  Have we already reached that point? Just when you think technology and the enormous amount of data available is supposed to make … Continue reading What has the information age done to gut instinct?

Creative introverts hold all the cards

Are you a quiet, analytical, unshakable, loner that thrives on coming up with creative solutions to problems? I like to think of myself as creative, and I've learned I am more of an introvert (INFJ) and an advocate - of course, I kind of knew that going in. After reading the summaries, I have to be … Continue reading Creative introverts hold all the cards

Lessons from a 6th grade assignment

Each week my 11 year daughter has to write a paragraph on a topic provided by the teacher. This week her topic was "silence" and the assignment was to include the use of similes in her writing. How does she define silence? What does silence mean to her? What is it "like"? What a great … Continue reading Lessons from a 6th grade assignment