You Should See the Other Guy

I swear - 6 foot 5 or so, and laid my husband out on the ground groaning in pain.It's not what you think. He's fine. A little sheepish about being laid out on the ground by the situation, but fine.It started as a normal day. Admittedly, we were stressed because there was enough water dripping in the garage to have made a mess of the ceiling and so someone was coming to take a look at that, but all in all, it was a normal day....more

On Bad Ideas

“There are no bad ideas.”A the Idea Sandbox pointed out last weekend, this is said at the beginning of brainstorms the way one says “bless you” after a sneeze–automatically.And then we go on and forget it was said, sheepishly avoiding speaking up about ideas that we aren’t sure of, or that stray too far from the norm.The reason we forget this brainstorm preamble is because we all know it’s not true....more