am I uncomfortable?
How do I feel about rules?
How can I learn new things?
Why do I care so much about what happens at work or
Why did I eat that?
Our reflections are born from questions we ask ourselves every
The Reflection Connection --the first cyber reflections of
the Information age--connects readers to the Internet with
life-affirming anecdotes, each with relevant Web site
The author, Matt Bamberg, an educator and writer for several
magazines, newspapers, and Internet companies, guides readers on
a spirit-filled quest that will offer the anima a gentle massage
along with a chuckle.
Using their computers, cell phones or other Internet connection
devices, readers will examine contemporary issues about
which they ask themselves daily to peruse the Internet with a
Matt Bamberg, the writer who created the reflections,
synthesized the idea from his experience as a writer for
newspapers and magazines and teacher of teachers.
Teachers are taught to reflect about their behavior in the
and in turn help their students with their thinking skills. Mr.
Bamberg has synthesized this approach to readers of
magazines, newspapers and Internet sites by having them take a
look at a selected issue, contemporary or ancient, one at a
time, every day. And to use the Web site links that are included
with each reflection to peruse the Internet with a
Bamberg is an adjunct professor at two universities, Chapman
and National, and a freelance writer based in Palm Springs,
CA. He received his M.A. in Creative Arts at San Francisco State
University's InterArts Center in 1996.
The writer's previous publications offer a wide variety of
feature newspaper stories and magazine articles to software
publications for children:
* A historical look at Palm Springs through the decades for Palm Springs Life
* Articles for Homestore.com and America Online, offering home
improvement and real estate advice.
* Articles about politics, art, and popular culture for the
newspapers, The Desert Sun and the Desert Post Weekly.
* The book Multimedia Projects for HyperStudio (FTC Publishing,
2000), widely used in schools and sold via educational
conferences and large educational resellers.
* Educational units for the Lightspan Partnership, an
and software company in San Diego, CA. Units include
Weatherworks, Transportation Station, Classroom Superstore,
American Addends, and The Travelbugs. All help students achieve
high educational standards.
interested in featuring the
writings of Matthew Bamberg
are encouraged to
contact Gail McFarland at