As part of the process of becoming a volunteer for the National Sexual Assault Hotline hosted by RAINN (the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network), I have to complete some training. A couple of days ago I wrapped up the online portion of the training. 24 hours of training that was enlightening, educational, powerful and […]
There were no posts made to this blog in March, April, May or June. Huh. It’s not like I haven’t been “pondering” during all those months. I ponder something or other on a daily basis. Some of it is quite profound. Most of it is meaningless drivel. So why no posts here? Beats me. I […]
Welcome back to the woefully neglected Now Pondering — “Jay T’s Other Blog”. Given how long it’s been since the last post here, you probably don’t even remember what this site looked like. No worries. Now, however, it’s sporting the wicked-cool “Wintersong” theme powered by Genesis (affiliate link). Why Wintersong? Because my friend Brian Gardner uses it. Makes sense for […]
Years ago my friends and I would pose “Deserted Island” questions to each other. Questions like, “If you were marooned on a deserted island and could only have two things to eat, what would you want?”. And since we were in our late teens the, “If you were stuck on an island and could have […]
First, apologies to the 9 people that read this blog for not posting in so long. Stuff happens… Yesterday I had an interesting conversation with a friend who is, at this very moment in time, talking to some real estate types about their “internet presence,” a topic near and dear to me. These agents apparently […]
Gay marriage – a topic that seems to ignite a lot of feelings… On how I learned a lesson from my kids.