Letters From Yonder

Personal Branding

As any job searcher knows, today’s buzzword for gaining employment is “Personal Brand.” If you don’t have one, you are weakening your prospects to land that ideal career. Yet, many … Continue reading

March 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Art of Being Free

“Nothing is more wonderful than the art of being free, but nothing is harder to learn how to use than freedom.”  ― Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America I was reading a … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Evolution on Trial

Last night Bill Nye (yes, The Science Guy) debated Creationism theorist Ken Ham, president and founder of Answers in Genesis. The topic, as you might have gathered, was a debate between … Continue reading

February 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Reading Stoner

No, not that kind of stoner. I refer to the novel Stoner by John Williams. The novel, published in 1965, went relatively unheard of and unread for almost 50 years. … Continue reading

January 30, 2014 · Leave a comment

Review: The Wolf of Wall Street

Yeah, so I’m a little late to the table for this one. But give me a break, I’ve only just watched it a couple weeks ago. The film, helmed by … Continue reading

January 28, 2014 · 1 Comment

Return of the Jedi

procrastination (n.):1540s, from Middle French procrastination and directly from Latin procrastinationem (nominative procrastinatio) “a putting off from day to day,” noun of action from past participle stem of procrastinare “put off till tomorrow, defer, delay,” from pro- “forward” (see pro-) … Continue reading

January 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Riting Wrace

I recently read an essay concerning Jonathan Franzen’s supposed degeneration in his depiction of Indian women from his first novel, The Twenty-Seventh City to his latest, Freedom. The essay, by Nina … Continue reading

September 26, 2013 · Leave a comment
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