In the Body of the World – Eve Ensler

Hardcover, 240 pages Published:  April 28th 2013 Publisher: Metropolitan Books ISBN: 0805095187 (ISBN13: 9780805095180) Edition Language: English URL:  http://InTheBodyOfTheWorld.com In the Body of the World tells a deep and personal story of Eve Ensler’s treatment and recovery from uterine cancer.  In it she courageously shares an intimate story of separation from her own body through sexual and physical…

The Book of Nature

I love getting lost in the pages of a good book don’t you?  And on many occasions, when I find a good book, I’ve been known to turn off my phone, unplug the TV, tune out the world.  Curled up on my couch in a soft plushy blanket, my grandma pajamas with a pair of…

Modern Humanism – Our Voice (Part II)

Go to: Modern Humanism – Part I In a Toronto Star article, Oprah Winfrey talks about income inequality and why she left 60 Minutes by relating an experience early in her career.   “In the late ’70s and ’80s, she said, “back when I was doing the news in Baltimore, I asked to make the same…

Bell Let’s Talk Mental Health IoT and Privacy – Part IV

Go To:  Bell Let’s Talk: Mental Health – Part I,   Part II – The Internet,   Part III – Internet of Things When you think about privacy and solitude or confinement, it usually means that you are alone – by yourself.  In speaking about activities you’d like to perform by yourself, and in the context of…

Bell, Let’s Talk – Mental Health and the Internet of Things (Part III)

Go to: Bell Let’s Talk: Mental Health- Part I,  Part II – The Internet,  Part IV – Privacy So far we’ve observed how Alexander Graham Bell’s inventions revolutionized our world first through his invention of the telephone enabling us to communicate to individuals and loved ones far and wide.  It brought people of distance closer…

Bell Let’s Talk – Mental Health and The Internet (Part II)

Go To- Bell Let’s Talk: Mental Health – Part I, Part III – Internet of Things, Part IV – Privacy Alexander Graham Bell would be very proud of his invention if he knew how the telephone inspired new inventions in the telecommunications industry.  After the invention of the telephone there came television and its developments,…

Bell, Let’s Talk, Mental Health – Part I

Go To – Bell Let’s Talk: Part II – The Internet, Part III – Internet of Things (IoT), Part IV- Privacy The telephone. What a wonderful communication device that prior to its invention, I haven’t a clue how people would communicate with each other, especially long distance.  Back in the day one would tie a…

Mr. Roboto: Kids are Getting Older Younger (KAGOY)

First of all, I want to acknowledge that it IS tough to be a parent these days. Even worse, try being a kid! I am so glad I grew up at the time that I did where there was a sense of innocence, playing safe, exploring and adventure. Today, it’s mass media, social media and…

The Song of all Songs – Passover

 Sound starts 0:17   Somehow it always felt a little odd that our calendar new year begins in the dead of winter.  It hardly represents a time of new beginnings when you’re in the midst of deep slumber, hibernating, a cycle that some associate with death.  What could possibly begin to renew or to start…