Same Thing Only Different

We often believe that people’s behavior reveal important differences about them. But wherein does the difference lie? It’s mid summer and my friends seem to have no trouble walking straight into the ocean water. I love to swim, but the…

More Like Dogs

Someone decided that dogs are a lower species than humans. He clearly didn’t consider emotional well being—things like blame, regret, being evaluative—when coming to that conclusion. There are so many ways dogs seem superior to me, but the one I…

When He’s 64

Don’t buy him another tie or a shirt! Most of us approach Father’s Day mindlessly. The same old presents, the same old brunches, the same old Father’s Day cards. The older our parents get, the more this is the case.…