Twitter Is A Strange Place For Global News Insights

At any given time the major cities around the globe are lit up on the Twitter activity heat map. They don’t sleep, but you’ll see after 5 PM things start to get busier for countries that run on a Monday through Friday work schedule. For those of you losing your minds over that last statement,Continue reading “Twitter Is A Strange Place For Global News Insights”

How Behaviors Impact Coronavirus Spread & Confirmed Case Reporting

Part 1 – Introduction to Issues This is a pretty loaded topic. Breaking this one up into several parts. In this post I’m addressing limitations to medical accessibility, such as uninsured rates, caregiving, and religious exemption from government advised or required disease control practices, such as social distancing. Let’s talk about human behavior and howContinue reading “How Behaviors Impact Coronavirus Spread & Confirmed Case Reporting”

Poverty And Coronavirus: How Bad Could It Get?

Let’s talk about poverty and how it plays a role in pandemics (specifically covid-19 and the current state of things in the US). First, to get this out of the way , Poverty does not mean someone is…dirtydiseaseduneducateddeserving of their positionbeing punishedhas made mistakesis suffering consequencesor any of that B.S. Now that that’s out ofContinue reading “Poverty And Coronavirus: How Bad Could It Get?”

New Short Story: The Disappearance of Lula Mae Darling

Hey all! As many of you know, or if you haven’t guessed already based on my author bio, I’m from Middle of Nowhere Atlantic Coastal Region of the Southern United States. I’m married to a New Englander or ,”Yankee”. I grew up surrounded by unique stereotypes, and I love exploring the roles of stereotypes inContinue reading “New Short Story: The Disappearance of Lula Mae Darling”