Face Book-a-holic or Social Media addict?

Are you a FaceBook-A-holic or a Social media addict? Recently, there has been some outages in the social media realm. Specifically, with FaceBook. I have seen many tweets about this problem and have also heard individuals speak about this untimely event. I began to wonder if there is some sort of hidden affliction associated with … Continue reading Face Book-a-holic or Social Media addict?

What is your Super Power??

Have you ever thought about what it would be like to have a superpower? Superpowers are typically associated with the superhero characters that we find in today’s movies based on Marvel or DC comics. I don’t see myself as a specialist on comic book characters, but I do enjoy many of the movies that have … Continue reading What is your Super Power??

Italo Calvino’s If On a Winter’s Night a Traveler

Now that summer is finally lifted Michigan from the caverns of cold, I can get back into my Knit Lit group readings! Kicking off the Summer activities we are taking a look at Italo Calvino's If On a Winter's Night a Traveler. First of all, the title had my attention because I immediately began to … Continue reading Italo Calvino’s If On a Winter’s Night a Traveler

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Who should write a diversity statement     Last semester (Sept. 2017), a friend of mine helped me with a class project that required me to recruit several individuals to participate in an unmoderated remote user test. Once everything was completed, she mentioned that I would make a good online teacher and that I should … Continue reading Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Passive Income Steams on Social Media

How often do you hear about everyday, ordinary people making some extra money using social media? I have been hearing a lot about it lately so I decided to see what the "Hoopl-la" was all about. I created a web page, You Tube page, and Facebook page, all revolving around women's hair creations. Now, this … Continue reading Passive Income Steams on Social Media

Library etiquette….shhhh!

I completed by undergraduate degree and was accepted into business school at Wayne State University beginning this Spring/Summer session (2016). I’m pretty excited and want to really get things started in a positive direction as I work toward my MBA. Today, I went to the library to begin work on my final paper (Due in … Continue reading Library etiquette….shhhh!

Farscape on Netflix and sleep-watching

Last night I fell asleep while binge-watching Farscape on Netflix. This morning, when I opened my browser to see the last thing I remembered watching, it was set to continue watching season four, episode 4, “Lava’s a Many Splendored Thing.” Even though that was the last thing playing when I fell asleep, there could have … Continue reading Farscape on Netflix and sleep-watching

What’s behind gratitude?

I can remember when I moved out of my mother’s house. It was right after I left college to get a job at the post office. First I moved in with a friend then a couple weeks later, found my own place. I didn’t have furniture so my mother let me take my bed with … Continue reading What’s behind gratitude?

Wong Kar Wai

 If the name doesn’t ring a bell with you, then you are not alone. Back in December of 2015, If I had been asked, “Who is Wong Kar Wai?” I might have shrugged my shoulders and kept walking. Today, I have a different response. If you searched Wong Kar Wai on the imdb.com website, you’ll … Continue reading Wong Kar Wai