what is time? part four

When you write something and already have a good idea of what it is you are going to write, is it better than when the creation just happens? Are the dreams and imaginings, the stray thoughts and the never-even-considereds somehow also there, out there, in there, waiting and percolating. OK, a comment about writing technique […]

what is time? part three

OK. I am about to go out on a limb here, but it is a reasonably sturdy one. The answer to the mystery of time is going to be something really simple. Possibly something that has been staring us in the face for many a moment. It is going to be simple, but also elegant, […]

what is time? part two

People talk about progress and achievement; people talk about knowledge and truth; people talk about truth and justice; and people talk about beauty and love. But you and I know that the real nub and the true hub of life and existence is none of the above. It is time itself, that quintessentially mysterious and […]

what is time? part one

OK, it is nearly Christmas time in this year of our general discontent, 2020. The pandemic has caused damned panic anywhere and everywhere. Things will surely never be the same again. Except that they are pretty much as they have been in the past, and as they will be in the future. The unpredictable happens, […]