Need an Egoless Ego Word?

Why is all self-congratulations egotistical? In this age of You-Tube and Web 2.0, we’re all (well, bloggers anyway) being typecast as self-centered thumb-sucking babies. But is it just vanity? (All is vanity!) I don’t think. Sometimes you just feel good, celebrating your gifts, enjoying seeing your imagination come to life, hoping others benefit somehow. It’s Read More …

A Sci-Fi Limerick

Wrote this long ago. Found it filed away. (Revised 7/9/07 … by adding a helpful title) A Day in the Not-So-Distant Future They resisted our every advance. They said, “Please do not take the chance!”       But we used careful means       To tamper with genes, And now the smartest “men” are plants!