Cranky Superpowers CrankaTsuris

Good morning. My name is Steven Joseph, and I am the author of the just released book “Cranky Superpowers: Life Lessons Learned from the Common CrankTsuris Chronicles.” This is a follow-up to my 2020 book “A Grownup Guide to Effective Crankiness: The CrankaTsuris Method. I am also the author of the children’s book Snoodle series […]


I am not a morning person CrankaTsuris is something that afflicts just about everyone. Even if you happen to be a morning person, there are likely times that you are not simply because you were a late night person the day before. The CrankaTsuris starts the moment the alarm goes off to get you out […]

Bat Day CrankaTsuris

Impact of Yankee Stadium Bat Day on blunt trauma in northern New York City S L Bernstein 1, W P Rennie, K Alagappan “Abstract Study objective: To determine the incidence of blunt trauma in northern New York City before and after the distribution of 25,000 baseball bats at Yankee Stadium. Design: Prospective multicenter study, including ten days before and ten […]

CrankaTsuris Cure: The Flower Show

I have written about so many different kinds of Crankatsuris over the years. For many of these very different kinds, there are sorts of very different cures. However, some cures can be used on almost every form of CrankaTsuris. It starts out in the morning. It is a chance to marvel at something, or just […]

Beach Bound Book Bash CrankaTsuris

A preview reading of Cinderella CrankaTsuris from my upcoming book “Cranky Superpowers: Life Lessons Learned from the Common Crankatsuris Chronicles”!


This will not be the book cover of my next book “Cranky Superpowers: Life Lessons Learned from the Common CrankaTsuris Chronicles. It is not a bad first try, but it was not what I had in mind. I started out with a picture taken of me from the New York City Half Marathon in March. […]


One of my favorite stories as a child was “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”, a Roald Dahl story that had been made into a movie twice. I loved Charlie as did everyone else. The other kids were rich and spoiled, and presumably got what was coming to them. We got the happy ending that everyone […]


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xeTFn_SVjyA My bit comes on around one hour and ten minutes into program, shortly after Ring Starr says a few words, and taking a moment of silence for the world.