Reflections on Dating and Relationships

Oct 26th, 2010 David Berger 8 min read

Just some frustrated thoughts on dating and relationships: Dating has been a frustrating experience that I have struggled with for years. Pressured by society, friends, and my social network to settle down, look for a long-term relationship, and, most importantly know what I want. The truth? I am still learning what I want, and more importantly, what I want is changing and evolving with my…

Prom Invitation from 2005.

Oct 26th, 2010 David Berger 1 min read

Digging through old documents I found this Prom invitation I wrote: Immortal grace, Rays of golden sun frame a face, made of pure life and passion. Eyes fierce like the moon reflected in a foaming sea. Beauty in flawless form. A dancers grace, a woman’s enchantment, A voice as striking as doves taking flight at the first sliver of dawn, Spirit that permeates everything it…

Public persona and Image

Oct 26th, 2010 David Berger 5 min read

I recently had an interesting conversation with a friend of mine. Our conversation wandered over the typical topics, religion, confidence, image… but most importantly, we had an interesting back and forth on social perception, the development of persona, and the maintenance of a public image. I wanted to share some of my thoughts in retrospect. For me perception is an important facet of human social…