Category Archives : rants


Despite the Best of Intentions

  “Life is what happens while you’re busy making other plans.” – John Lennon   A monthly wrap-up of sorts, take what you need. Speaking of which…   The ‘Take What You Need’ Series Despite my best of intentions to publish weekly editions of Take What You Need, other priorities have kept me from regular […]

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Personal Update: Accomplishments, Consequence & Consciousness

Please note: This is the personal blog of Adam Rodricks; all views expressed here are my own and do not reflect those of my previous or current employer. I’ve always used this site as a channel for personal updates, so I wanted to share some big news. As of mid-March, I will be moving over […]


Why I Hate Valentine’s Day Cards

  I tell this story every year. Forgive me if you’ve already read it.   Since the first time I celebrated Valentine’s Day at the age of 16, I’ve thought the “holiday” sucked something fierce.   It was February 13th, 2005. I was scouring Shopper Drug Mart’s greeting card section for the perfect love note […]

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