I like the rain. Not the ever-present drizzle of Brussels, London, or Seattle, but the much-needed rain showers and thunderstorms which provide cleansing and nourishment to the farmlands. I have lived in the desert and, in places where rain is one’s constant companion. I prefer the middle ground. There is a symmetry in the coming […]
Choice: How Far Is Far Enough?
“Fear is something I don’t think you experience unless you have a choice. If you have a choice, then you’re liable to be afraid. But without a choice, what is there to be afraid of? You just go along doing what has to be done.” ― Mitchell Zuckoff During a trip to Indonesia, I was loaned a book, […]