On Sacrifice and Climate Change

When you’re creating a new life for yourself, sometimes you don’t think about a certain concept, idea, or myth with much depth for a long time.  Sometimes you need to run away from something that’s deeply damaged you until you can heal a little bit.  Among the many things I had to step away from…

“What Happens After You Die?”

I was raised to believe that what happen after you die is the most important question one can ever ask.  In the past few years, of course, I’ve come to realize that what happens while you’re alive is a much  more meaningful question, as it’s one you can actually answer and one you can actually…

On Not Being Jesus

Have you ever had to kick a homeless person out of your house? I was involved with a hitchhiker once. And I waited to break up with him and kick him out of my home until I absolutely had to.  By that point it was the only possible thing to do. He was horribly abusive…