The Past and Present (Christmas) of New York


The view from the 38th floor of an apartment building in downtown Manhattan strikes two very different chords with me – one of disappointment and one of great hope. I’ll start with the former so I can end on a positive note (always a good policy, but also the way I hope things turn out). … Continue reading

The Necessity (and Inevitability) of Purpose


A brief look into the nature of thought and purpose.

Unexpected Pleasures: Talking with Kathy the Deli Lady


You never know who will make an impression on you