If you Agree, Like and Share! – The Danger of Isms

The danger of identifying with an ism/group is that, by doing so, we sacrifice our own nuanced individual beliefs for the benefit of the ism, supporting and eventually conforming to the beliefs, customs, and ideologies identified within the larger ism to avoid the contradictions that are created between the overriding ism’s ideology and our own … More If you Agree, Like and Share! – The Danger of Isms

The Lack of Creative Outlets After High School

One of the wonderful aspects about high schools as institutions is that they provide for students opportunities for involvement in something that speaks to their creative nature. As I walk the halls before and after school, I am constantly amazed by the variety of activities I witness – dance, basketball, theater, soccer, band, choir, football, … More The Lack of Creative Outlets After High School

Conditions Necessary for Contemplating What it is to Be Human

I was recently in downtown Los Angeles on a trip with my wife . We had found ourselves in that strange limbo between it being too early to head to the airport but not really having anything else to do. We weren’t terribly hungry but decided to fill our time with food, reasoning that we … More Conditions Necessary for Contemplating What it is to Be Human