And you wonder why we boys do it so much… I tell you why.  There are three main reasons that I show off; I don’t know if I speak for all other boys though. The first is to get attention.  Who doesn’t like attention?  I like attention so much, I am willing to do crazy […]

Sometimes, I feel emotions that have nothing to do with my environment.  I feel unconditionally and irrationally sad or happy or frustrated or afraid or excited.  Like right now. I took three tests today, two of which were finals, and didn’t do spectacularly on any of them. Because I spent the day studying by myself, […]

What is it? All too often I hear people say “You have good taste in music,” or “They don’t have very good taste.”  I’m pretty sure they really mean “I like the same music you do,” or “Their opinions are different from mine.” Can we really make a statement that essentially defines someone’s standing or […]

Or why I like storms. I think I have a rather different perception of weather than everyone else.  Most people I know, especially my mom, prefer the temperature outside to be around 72º with a cloudless sky and little wind.  If you’re wondering why I’m from Southern California, it’s because of the presence of good […]

The most admirable quality of a man is his self control. The most admirable quality of a woman is her honesty. Men and women are different from each other, so I’m going to judge them differently.  In each there are a number of traits such as friendliness, leadership capabilities, charity, and protectiveness, some which may […]