By Norma Damashek
Here’s what the Zen manual advises for a stress-free existence: notice… let it go… then smile.
Truth is, I’m not ready for bliss. And it’s not for lack of trying. You know how it is once you’ve noticed certain things… how can you let them go? Maybe tomorrow.
Right now I can’t help noticing someone’s big bad joke. Here’s how it goes:
A guy walks into a bar, orders a beer on tap, and announces that the annual advent of Sunshine Week is just around the corner. That’s the time when good-thinking people (journalists included) spend a few days promoting the public’s right to know what goes on behind the thick curtains of government. Some call it transparency. [Read more…]