Satisfied not always being “typical”


When writing this post, I decided to put “typical” in quotes. Really, I think every person in this world is unique in several ways, but it is the case that large groups of people do share things in common, making them sort of “typical”. Of course I, too, share many things in common with the majority, but I thought I’d make a bit of a list of how I feel I’m different than most. Continue reading

Don’t follow me blindly


Children are often strongly influenced by the attitudes, philosophies, and sometimes even the prejudices of their parents or other powerful influences. Even basic facts can be taught to a child in a different way than they are to large numbers of others. It is common that some people follow such ideas throughout the remainder of their lives almost in a blind way, with no exploration or challenge. No comparisons or scientific like testing. Continue reading