IN URGENT NEED OF THAT SARCASM FONT

I've been in a few conversations recently where a lot of arguing and anger broke out because people were trying to be sarcastically funny, but no one got it. Many of us -- me included -- tend to use sarcasm as a verbal resource and there's nothing wrong with that -- in conversation. Real conversation. … Continue reading IN URGENT NEED OF THAT SARCASM FONT

THE CURSE OF BEING “MATURE” FOR YOUR AGE – BY ELLIN CURLEY

I wasn’t a typical geek or nerd in high school. I had friends and I was never made fun of or teased. But I didn’t quite fit in. My problem was that I was always considered ‘mature’ for my age. That created a weird dichotomy. I was perceived totally differently by the adults in my … Continue reading THE CURSE OF BEING “MATURE” FOR YOUR AGE – BY ELLIN CURLEY