Archive for March, 2016

The Virtues of Foolishness

I know one thing; that I know nothing. ~Socrates Imagine finding yourself at the mouth of a deep, dark cave whose enormity you cannot grasp. You can exert yourself to building a brighter torch, but the darkness forever swallows it. You can never know how high the ceiling is, how far the walls extend, nor […]

A New Devotion

And finally there was Betsy. I met Betsy on a black, misty Hanoi night. The bus had ejected me onto a wet curb at 3:00AM, so I wandered the oddly quiet streets until my homestay opened. A million and more sputtering motorbikes would crisscross those streets in the following hours, but at three AM they were […]

Ode to Road

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, and fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be? You are a child of […]