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Archive for March 30th, 2018

Here Comes the Book

Spring                                                                    New Shoulder Moon “A scholar is just a library’s way of making another library.”  -Daniel Dennett, philosopher, writer, and professor (b. 28 Mar 1942)    found by friend Tom Crane I love this quote. As I wrote back to Tom, it reminds me of an example B.F. Skinner used to talk about creativity within his […]

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Not At My Best

Spring                                                                   New Shoulder Moon Care giving is tough. In just a week I’ve become a bit fragile emotionally. It’s a combination of Kate’s recovery, which focuses her, naturally, on herself, and the amount of physical labor (astonishing) and the amount of emotional labor on my part. None of this is a surprise. By that I […]

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Race/Class/Gender Curvature in Society

Spring                                                           New Shoulder Moon A bit out of left field, more like right field where I played my entire (short) little league career, but occasioned by Tara’s visit yesterday with her son Vincent. Vincent had been explaining his understanding of general and special relativity to Tara and the conversation resumed at our table. He was […]

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