The Distant Protest

Many of my friends want to end wars. But not wars that involve the US military, and not wars that threaten their own security. They want to end wars in…

Dream Good Dreams

photo from kean kelly If the world could be different in one way because you lived, how would it be different? I’ve asked a lot of people this question lately,…

Copying Errors and Consciousness

photo by alicepopkorn It’s an almost unbearable irony that life – our most beloved property of the physical universe – came about largely through copying errors. The evolution of new…