The Non-Contemplative Person


 The great idea of individual freedom can so easily collapse into a pernicious sentiment. 

 Thus instead of a focus upon the freedom of the individual to really become something …

Free to Say No


 I tend not to be moved by exhortations such as 'Just do it! or, 'We can do it!’ These phrases do nothing for me, especially when accompanied by cranked up displays of bubbly …

A Great Conversation?


 A friend called the other day and the timing could not have been better. For I was in need of a great conversation.

 I had been unable to get much sleep the night before, which …