I, Self, and Free Will

In a well-respected dictionary, Self is defined as “having a single character or quality throughout” (Merriam-Webster). There is a universal belief that is arguably unconscious in the vast majority of human beings. And that belief is this: That many of us go about our day to day lives believing that we control ourselves in totality […]

Stories in Foreign Sands

War is strange. I quietly look out and ponder it as we fly over a strange landscape; arid and desolate, an atmosphere of poverty and violence, something hostile to human life. I can’t hear much over the whirring of the blades above. The door is open due to the heat being especially uncomfortable on this […]