What Inspires Me

It’s like the universe screams in your face ‘Do you know how grand I am, how old I am, can you even comprehend what I am? What are you compared to me?’ And when you know enough science you can just smile back up at the universe and reply ‘Dude,...

“Tell them true stories”

I was told a whopper as a child. I was taught that there was a great being who created the entire universe, all the stars and planets and galaxies in the infinite reaches of space. Then I was told that this being had created me for a purpose that he had in mind, and...

Childhood Questioning

I thought a lot as a child. I used to love the TMNT cartoons, but after the show was over I would mull it over in my mind and try making up new plots and stories. In the process I’d be testing the internal consistency and believability of the premises of the...