Month: September 2014

  • Of the Linden Tree

    What’s in a name? The Montagues and Capulets were certainly wrapped up in ancestral dispute because of it. Though Shakespeare’s story is fictional, there have been plenty of real killings done in the name of names (pun intended.) Though in some countries, leadership is still chosen by the joint claims of name and blood, we […]

  • Everything is Meaningless?

    This post is significantly inspired by a book I am reading entitled A Million Miles in a Thousand Years.   When your world is in a tizzy and you don’t know what you’re doing with your life, how do you cope? It’s so easy to lament that everything is meaningless. Lately, since I have nothing […]