Looking and Finding

by baldilocks I had a lot of trouble concentrating today, as anyone who follows my Facebook and Twitter feeds already knows. I got up at around two this morning, having “slept” for a few hours—more of a fitful opening and closing of my eyes. The problem? I have been applying for jobs like crazy for … Continue reading Looking and Finding

Great Jobs in the Technology Industry

It goes without saying that the recruitment sector is driven by demand. From one year to the next, there are patterns and changes regarding numbers of jobs and types of jobs available. As one job type becomes obsolete, new jobs appear, and technology has played a big part in these changes. Many traditional jobs are … Continue reading Great Jobs in the Technology Industry

Media Myths and Vietnam

The media myths surrounding the Vietnam War continue to shape U.S. policy in Asia and throughout the world. As I recently wandered through Vietnam, particularly the area near the DMZ, or the demilitarized zone that separated North and South Vietnam, I couldn’t help but think how media narratives had changed the course of the war … Continue reading Media Myths and Vietnam

My Suggestion for St. Anthony di Padua Church in Fitchburg, Prayer and Fasting

Two years ago in July after over 50 years I left St. Anthony Di Padua Parish in Fitchburg Massachusetts for a different parish.  This was not lightly done, my parents were married there, I and all my brothers and sisters were baptized there, we all went to the parish school, we all received our first … Continue reading My Suggestion for St. Anthony di Padua Church in Fitchburg, Prayer and Fasting