God is a Gluon

There are 10,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 atoms in a human body (give or take). There are sub-atomic particles that make up those atoms. We breathe in and eat and otherwise consume atoms in the forms of molecules, and then release them by breathing out or otherwise excreting them. Those atoms may become part of the air another breathes, Read more about God is a Gluon[…]

Healing Conquers Punishment

I’m reading the stories about the dad who killed his twin daughters, and then shot the mom but let her live, saying that he wanted her to suffer like he did. He killed himself. I’m reading the comments on these stories, saying things like “he will burn in hell forever” and “selfish coward” and “evil Read more about Healing Conquers Punishment[…]

The Sad but Understandable Resignation of Blacks to Trump

If any of you know me at all from Facebook, you know that I often speak out about systemic racism. I do what I can when I can. And there are so many things that just break my heart. This is one of them. Seen on Twitter, a clip from the TV show “Blackish”. This Read more about The Sad but Understandable Resignation of Blacks to Trump[…]

Patience vs. the Internal Scorecard

Patience is a virtue. Understanding the concept of karma means that you understand concepts of physics – “For every action there is an equal an opposite reaction.” – but you also understand a bit of quantum theory – that time is an artificial construct – so that you realize that you may not experience the Read more about Patience vs. the Internal Scorecard[…]

Hippo’s Revenge

I had someone I had befriended, helped, encouraged, and supported disappoint¬†me. Called me a hippo to boot. You know what? I ended that completely to my satisfaction. ¬†This is how I feel:   Hippos can be beautiful, too. And if your inside is ugly, nothing you do makes you beautiful.