Hot Yoga, Week 51: Failure Isn’t That Bad

I began hot yoga 51 weeks ago with an ambition to do a perfect Downward Dog within one year.  Tho I don’t believe I’ll accomplish that, I can say that I’m glad I began the effort; that I can still learn yet to refine and improve in Downward Dog; and that I’m pleased with other, …

Ayn Rand and Adult-Onset Adolescence

THE FOUNTAINHEAD is one of my personal all-time favorite must-read novels; it establishes Ayn Rand as a major, domineering fiction writer.  I’ve read that she wrote it on methamphetamines, and tho I have never tried them and therefore know not whereof I speak, let me say that it really shows! Reader, I said “major, domineering …