I was in a strange place when I wrote “The Nordic Pumpkin”. I had actually lost my grandfather in the … Continue Reading On Writing: The Nordic Pumpkin
Kyle Richtig is happy to announce his new album Second Son! The new album features his songs Daisies & Roses … Continue Reading Second Son Released!
There is a common misconception that many unemployed people do not want to work, or that they are waiting for … Continue Reading Are You Doing All You Can In Your Job Search?
A new way to write in English. Let people hear your voice by changing your characters. It feels both exotic … Continue Reading Dialectic English: Message One
The Sun On My Palm is a collection of poetry (and one flash fiction piece for fun), representing Kyle Richtig’s continued mission to describe the world around him.
“While church and government officials would have their differences, their overall commitment to civilizing and Christianizing Aboriginal children gave rise … Continue Reading Assimilation and Cultural Endurance: Colonizing the Family
Remove sticky notes from surfaces and re-adhere with super glue.
Jolivia reluctantly descended the stairs not wanting to whip Olel up into a frenzy. Olel danced around in joy as Jolivia drew closer. Olel had spent days in the field collecting special items for the surprise. It had been difficult to sneak each item in, but Olel was used to creeping around unseen. Olel was known to stalk the dark streets of Sault Ste. Marie searching for items.
In a world full of disappearing species, is it possible that the ingenuity of humans could organize a system that … Continue Reading Can We Create Sustainable Evolution?
Yesterday I saw this woman walking down the street in Belleville, ON. I was shocked, so much so, that I was mired in my own emotions before considering what was going on.
Never become a household name
for if you do
you will lose yourself
She Who Seeks the Light is a painting by Kyle Richtig from approximately 2001, (acrylic on canvas).
Leave “soda pop bombs” for refrigerator thieves.
The Conservative Party is doing its best to inflame the public into calling for a referendum on the issue of … Continue Reading Why We Shouldn’t Have a Referendum on Electoral Reform in Canada
It didn’t get a huge amount of attention in the news, but Newfoundland recently abolished student debt, and replaced their … Continue Reading Thank You NFLD! Closing the Inequality Gap Through Education
Our public schools are the primary site of social reconstruction. Children enter school and are socialized according to the rules … Continue Reading Let’s Teach Sociology in Public School