Category: Ideas

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A Child’s Curiosity

Babies are not blobs, but true scientists.

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The secret fear that keeps you up at night is…

An uprising of octopi. Octopi forming a coalition of the willing at the bottom of the ocean. Going on Jeopardy but the other two contestants are octopi. Number 3 but Alex Trebek is also an Octopus Locking eyes with an Octopus at an aquarium, and in that single moment you know you will help it escape at great personal cost to you and the … Read More The secret fear that keeps you up at night is…

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Once you strip away the platitudes, a life of passion and purpose will always cost, as T.S. Eliot reminds us, ‘Not less than everything.’”

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Women and Qualifications

Beyond criticism.

“Better to have a short life that is full of what you like doing than a long life spent in a miserable way,” Alan Watts (a philosopher) says.

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On the up and down

Life is a condition.

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Barely learned

Forget about forgetting.

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Learning Russian for Russia’s women

LAD, my child.

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A tragedy about a cat

how are we supposed to do anything now that we have that cat??

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Wise Living

Whatever and whoever.

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Keeping Time

A link to Tversky and Kahneman.

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A student’s email on gender

I thought about what you said regarding the men/being women thing.