Letter to Chris Cornell, 4/18/18

Dear Idiot Boy, I remember things about you that you don’t. Forgotten allies. Dreams outside pictures. Photographs within the walls. Others remember things as well, as if in a dream of unknown things you never remember but can’t forget. The most important thing to...
The Truth of Science

The Truth of Science

Science is not “true.” Science is ambitious: it is a quest, a sense of wonder, an idea. Science sets up a framework for answering diverse and complex questions about the nature of existence. What most people do not understand is that science is not designed to “prove”...
Service

Service

Last week I served dinner in a soup kitchen downtown, which is something I do five times a year. Prior to my first service a couple years ago, the idea of it made me very uncomfortable, in the same way that the homeless begging for handouts on the street corners made...