Memory #FridayPhilosophy

I've been thinking a lot about how memory works: the way it can be sweet and nostalgic, or awkward agony. Also the way it can jump into the present, like an eager friend yelling "here I am!" We are so often told that we need to let go of the past, but I think there … Continue reading Memory #FridayPhilosophy

Friday Philosophy…Creation

Every human makes a mark. Whether it is through parenting, or activism, or creative work, we all leave something of ourselves behind. So, some thoughts on creation. "Think before you speak is criticism's motto; speak before you think, creation's." ~ E.M. Forster "In a time of destruction, create something." ~ Maxine Hong Kingston "Man, the … Continue reading Friday Philosophy…Creation