second book time

Procrastination must be the most prominent type of -ation in the toolkit of the average writer. Let’s face it, it’s true. We give it all sorts of other names of course. Writer’s block, time to research, too much research, dearth of research, inspiration search, creativity pause, between projects, another project, lack of other project, personal […]

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 […]

christmas, time, and hope

It seems like an unusual Christmas this year, as we take stock and look ahead and behind. The spectre of covid has loomed over the planet throughout, touching hearts, troubling minds, and taking lives. I think we know now that we are going to beat this thing, in spite of the anguish and the anger, […]

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, […]

Time travel, practical applications. Introductory remarks. Welcome. Bienvenue.

“Time travel, practical applications”. That’s what anyone who is interested in time travel wants to see on the menu du jour. And it is an impossible proposition. Which does not really mean that it is not possible. After all five impossible things do happen before breakfast, on just about every day since there have been […]