Curiosities of a Rambling Mind

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In Passing

Monday, December 6th, 2010 Posted in Blather | 1 Comment »

A good friend of mine died today. His friendship was of a rare kind, built from scratch in full adulthood, without benefit of youthful energy or shared childhood history or common locality, built even without having met face-to-face. ...

Science, Religion and Politics

Thursday, September 4th, 2008 Posted in Blather, Politics | 2 Comments »

I am a person of Faith: I believe in a Divine Creative Force that put this universe together, and that we human beings are an intentional component of that creation. I am also a person of science that ...

At the Start of a New Year

Tuesday, August 19th, 2008 Posted in Blather | 2 Comments »

January 1st has never felt like a beginning to me. Sure, the number on the calendar changes, but the real start of things happens around the end of August/beginning of September. This is when school starts, and this ...

Time for a Reunion

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008 Posted in Blather | No Comments »

If you've read my biographical data (and why would anyone...), you may have noticed that I traveled with a group called Up With People. There are some 20,000 alumni of this program scattered across the world now, and every ...

Best of Times…

Tuesday, July 15th, 2008 Posted in Blather | No Comments »

I work on a college campus, and there are many great things about that. Though not a professor myself, I'm of an academic bent: I like being in a research environment. I like figuring out things. ...

Hello, World!

Thursday, July 10th, 2008 Posted in Blather | No Comments »

Hi, People of the Earth! I am hardly new to cyberspace: I've had a personal website, bio, and photos on the Web since 1994. But I am just now venturing into the blogosphere, and still, this is more-or-less just ...