Attack of the Superchickens!

Not too long ago Margaret Heffernan, a former CEO of multiple businesses, gave a talk during a TED conference about the “pecking order” of various businesses. Places where getting to the top, competing against one another, being the most productive and so on are valued above all else. There’s little (if any) time for talking…

Vacation is Where I’m Gonna Be!

Starting Sunday I’ll be at Porcfest XII and AltExpo XX from then (the 21st of June) to the 28th of June! In the meantime, I’ll be too swamped with organizing, speaking and hanging out (and trying my best to slack somewhere in there?) to really contribute meaningfully to this blog. Look for new posts in…

Is There Shame in Not Working?

Reading, “The Right Not to Work: Power and Disability” I was struck in particular by the notion of shame and not working. Although I may be impaired in some sense because I have aspergers and am thus unable to cope with certain things  better, I’m unsure I’d consider myself “disabled” in the sense that this…