The sad, beautiful fact

Surrender is the moment when you say, "I bet every single one of those 1,000 books I'm supposed to read before I die is very, very good, but I cannot read them all, and they will have to go on the list of things I didn't get to." – Linda Holmes, NPR It is safe … Continue reading The sad, beautiful fact


The Altruism Paradox

[Nearly every Thursday night for the last two years, a few of my friends and myself would go out to eat and talk.  It was a social experiment of sorts, but it became for me a place of refuge where I could talk, listen and learn.  The Thursday Night group was small, and has recently … Continue reading The Altruism Paradox