Those who fear loneliness

I love the night. Especially after midnight when everybody is asleep and there is no sound but the wind. The mind becomes clear then,...

Birds born in a cage don’t know how to fly

An anthropologist (let us call her Jane) visited an African tribe (let us call it Narash). The Narash had been in touch with civilization –...

Homo Sarcophilus

The Tasmanian devil (Sarcophilus harrisii) is the largest carnivorous marsupial – after the extinction of the Tasmanian tiger in 1936. It’s not bigger than a small dog,...

Thoughts of a child that was hunting comets

“When young, it is too soon, and when old, it is too late” Diogenis the Cynic “The young seek adventure, the old long for security.” Naguib Mahfouz                                                                                                 ~ I was eleven years...

Hamlet’s question

Some people say that man invented God as soon as they grasped their mortality. That some of our early relatives perceived that death is the...

Some will sell their dreams for small desires

“Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.” A. Schopenhauer “The void exists for as long as you are not falling into...