Let Us Throw Our Ideas into the Fire

Take any idea that we herald as gospel and ask at which point along history‚Äôs timeline was it invented, and by whom, and for whom, and why, and then ask at which point did the supposition become irreproachable dogma? Then, what effect did this tenet have upon the people for whom it became so unimpeachable? […]

The Wooden Ship

The wooden ship is today an artifact and in itself a floating museum, bare-masted main and fore, tied down in safe harbor. Years ago, we took our children to its legendary landing site and talked about the dangerous and perhaps dubious adventure of faith so many had endured in their quest for a new world. […]