You Will not be the Same When You Return

I’ve read the hobbit a half-a-dozen times in my life and if you haven’t read the book, it’s likely you’ve seen the movie.  It’s beginning, may be the best beginning, of any grand adventure ever told.  Recently I heard a short summary, to this beginning, and I urge you not to use it as a … Continue reading You Will not be the Same When You Return

This Does Not Define Us

Given the choice between the experience of pain and nothing, I would choose pain. -William Faulkner -It's perfectly fine if you don't believe…because no matter what you believe, fukú believes in you." -The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao  “Take a guess on how high your number was,” he asked me seeming almost excited. “I … Continue reading This Does Not Define Us