A personal conversation about the challenges facing educational and cultural progress in the face of overwhelming ignorance and myopia.
November 23, 2007 Newsletter.
October 30, 2008 Newsletter with information about Wild Mercy and Filk.
A short discussion on infinities.
A warning about impending war with Iranian fanatacism.
There is a paradox concerning a parent's push for good grades. The kids don't care about learning.
Essay about trust in personal lives, culture and global civilization.
Poems on personal selfishness, greed and other unsavory emotions.
Humorous accounts of my work history as a jack-of-all-trades.
A series of photos of wild creatures.
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