Love continues

Reading astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson’s “Astrophysics for People in a Hurry” this morning, and a few lines about quarks jumped out (quarks, I just learned, are the internal constituents of of neutrons and protons, which is to say, the...

The compulsion to compare

Photo by Hannah Jacobson-Hardy   There is no such thing as superiority. It simply doesn’t exist. The fact that we imagine superiority to be a thing does not, in fact, make it a thing, does not bring it into being.   Claiming that it’s possible to be superior in any...

Trust is rest

Photo by Hannah Jacobson-Hardy A friend of mine who is a nurse once told me, “There are two types of dementia patients: the happy ones and the scared ones.” His observation points to a few worthy questions that bring us into a conversation about trust, a...