The Epitome of Working in a Bureaucracy: A Cautionary Tale

A friend of mine who had worked as a Manager at Unemployment in Chicago told me this story many years ago, and it seemed the perfect expression of life in the lower echelons of a Bureaucracy.   The man, he said, had his own office, with a glass pane, so I imagine that put him […]

Mental Health


For me, that word conjures up incredible images. It suggests strength, stamina, health, vigor, and Grace. And that’s just the word. But when I actually start thinking about it – I marvel at the words behind that word. The acronym. Behind it are four exceptional concepts which are highly positive. Most acronyms are totally boring. […]