Monthly Archives: October 2012

Cutter Science

Thiessen, 2012                                           AGAVE PUBLISHERS LLC A tall, thin, but sturdy professor of physiology at the University of Denver told me years ago that to understand the Universe, I should devote my life to studying a tree – a life form … Continue reading

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The Mafia Goes to War

Robert Kennedy 1959                                                                                                                                           AGAVE PUBLISHERS LLC           Sometimes even the darkest elements have their brighter side. So it is with the Mafia, a criminal organization with a chameleon psychopathic past.           During WWII the Sicilian Mafiosi provided valuable information … Continue reading

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At Last: Defining a Creep

  Frank McAndrew, Ph.D., Knox College                                                         AGAVE PUBLISHERS LLC For I have sworn thee fair, and thought thee bright, who art as black as hell, as dark as night.                               William Shakespeare                               Sonnet 147           Intuitively, we all seem … Continue reading

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Brothers and Sisters, We are United

]                                                           AGAVE PUBLISHERS LLC Bugler Louis Berg and his dog Hans 1834 – 1874 U.S. Military Academy, West Point   The shadows are lengthening for me. The twilight is here. My days of old have vanished, tone and tint. . … Continue reading

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Leadership Success? Take the Psychopath Test

Roman Colosseum                                             AGAVE PUBLISHERS LLC In my book Slip-Ups and the Dangerous Mind: Seeing Through and Living Beyond the Psychopath (Create Space, 2012) I discuss recent reports by Dr. Ghaemi, suggesting that leadership is tainted by psychopathic traits. Below is … Continue reading

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