Monday, February 19, 2018

Dear Government: Please keep us safe and healthy, educate our children, and care for our shared resources and spaces. But above all that, make us all richer!

(Economic growth as a tragedy of the commons)

Friday, February 2, 2018

One man's Sustainable is another man's Stagnant.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

The question that divides left from right: Should people have the freedom to make bad decisions? (Answer: it depends on who gets hurt)

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

It was so hard to remember the words, the lyrics. Pieces of the melody were there, but not the song. Not the full tapestry of music, the feeling, the texture. The imperfections. The perfections. All that was left was fragments of a tune I could scarcely whistle. The rest would never be heard again.

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Surrounded by individualists, I alone stood up for conformity.

Friday, June 16, 2017

Culture is like a forest. Some of our interests are tall trees with deep roots, some are weeds that spread quickly but die soon. We never know if a newly sprouting idea will only last a season or grow for thousands of years.

Monday, February 20, 2017

I'm with those who fight against my imaginary enemies!