Conversation that Means Something


 Verna was a woman in her 90’s who, bless her, attended several years of philosophy classes. She apparently showed up regularly as a motivated and earnest inquirer, even as she …

Recognizing the Radiance


 What I care about most is a certain inner event, a stirring in the soul - which might also be described as a certain action of knowing. (Pictured above is someone not quite there

True Intoxication


 In Plato’s book, Protagoras, the philosopher, Socrates, sat enthralled at the eloquence of a speech delivered by the Sophist teacher, Protagoras. He was, the text states, so thoroughly …