During stay-at-home orders I went on a family history research bender. I learned during this bender that my father’s mother’s mother’s father’s father (my third great-grandfather) was buried in Sunnyside Cemetery (formerly Signal Hill Cemetery) in Signal Hill, California near Long Beach. He was born in Hubertshofen near Donaueschingen, Germany and immigrated to the UnitedContinue reading “Signal Hill, California”
A Different Kind of Rebel | The Goat Rope The Perfect Conditions For A Great Idea | Medium The Flexible Work Fallacy | Aeon John Lewis, Towering Figure of Civil Rights Era, Dies at 80 | New York Times My Statement on the Passing of Representative John Lewis | Medium The Political Genius of JohnContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – 7/27/2020”
On Performing Gratitude | Jezebel Do Opposites Attract? Experts Say There’s a Sweet Spot | Well and Good NYC Working Through a Personal Crisis | Harvard Business Review What Makes Some People More Resilient Than Others | The New York Times I Can’t Be a Writer If I Don’t Write Every Day | The CutContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – 7/24/2020”
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In The Meantime | The View From Mrs. Sundberg’s Window C.D.C. Recommends Sweeping Changes to American Offices | New York Times In the COVID-19 Economy, You Can Have a Kid or a Job. You Can’t Have Both | New York Times Surf Fishing’s Salt Meditation | Santa Barbara Independent Did Rutgers Find the Perfect PresidentContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – 7/6/2020”
[Virtual] Conference Season Is Here: Are you prepared? | The Scholarly Kitchen The Next Voice You’ll Hear | The New Yorker Can Domestic Abusers Keep Themselves Accountable When No One Is Watching? | The New Yorker Have a good week!
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Let the Sunshine In | The New York Times How to Scorch a Casual Gaslighter | Medium How Jazz Helped Fuel the 1960s Civil Rights Movement | Open Culture Filling a Suddenly Empty Schedule | The New Yorker Have a good week!
A Personal Message (about Race in America) | Trevor A. Dawes Kareem Abdul-Jabbar reflects on the George Floyd protests | Los Angeles Times Sisterhood is Scarce | Harvard Business Review Women at Work (Podcast) 5 Reasons Why On-Site Communication Will Be Key in a Post-Coronavirus Wold | Hotel News Resource Have a good week!
Feels Like Home: Reflections on Central Library | Los Angeles Public Library The C.E.O. Who Called Trump Racist (And Sold a Lot of Spice Mix) | The New Yorker Black Sunday: Darkness Falls in the PA Wilds | Pennsylvania Wilds The Work You Do, the Person You Are | The New Yorker Where Do EelsContinue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – 6/1/2020”