L’Chaim — To Life!

I’ve been trying to put together this post for the past week, sitting down to write here and there. And for various reasons, it just hasn’t come together. Today, I am determined to post.What I’ve been trying to put together in words is the great...
The Way of Ignorance

The Way of Ignorance

Since I’ve been blogging, it has become my habit to think about my life in terms of short essays suitable for comment. Keeping my thoughts “bloggable” has become a kind of filter through which I have inadvertently subjected my thought life. A censor,...
The Way of Ignorance

Control

I’m reading Joan Didion’s memoir, The Year of Magical Thinking, and she had an interesting passage on the great illusion of control we often have, especially those of us who have “success” at controlling many things in our lives. Didion’s...