A Meditation on Civilization: Couch Potatoes

A major obstacle to human development… Continue reading


A Meditation on Civilization: Psych 101

The experiments of the social sciences repeatedly demonstrate that most primates, humans included,… Continue reading

A Meditation on Faith: Revelation, Part II

The words of others have steered me down many blind alleys… Continue reading

A Meditation on Faith: Egocentricity

The entrenched popularity of religious zeal, partisanship, and nationalism… Continue reading

A Meditation on Faith: Interfaith Dialogue

I have deep reverence for knowledge, freedom, beauty, opportunity, gratitude, courage, curiosity, honesty, friendship, compassion, adventure, diversity, community, humility, generosity, enjoyment, thrift, understanding, freedom, responsibility, reason, love, power, and justice. Continue reading