RUN AMOK : to go awry, to steer away from the planned course

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There’s really no mystery as to the meaning of the common term  to run amok.  We use the words all the time to reference a plan that has gone berserk, running in all directions rather than according to plan. Just ask any nursery school teacher about the word and you’ll get a knowing smile.  Put […]

ORGANIZED CHAOS: some semblance of a system when it seems otherwise

Organized Chaos isn’t a new term, per se. But I have a new appreciation of the meaning of the term, having survived three trips to the Emergency Rooms of hospitals over the last month. One might look at the horde of patients on stretchers, in wheelchairs, crutches, or being carried on someone’s shoulder and relate […]