Worried Looks and Sealed Lips

Reading RenĂ© Decartes tonight, I am pondering philosophy of mind and the mind-body dualism. The theory that today, in a sense, forms the basis of the stigma surrounding mental illness, in its origins certainly did not have this intention. But sometimes the past makes the present clearer, and looking far back into time opens our … Continue reading Worried Looks and Sealed Lips

A Dance to End the Silence

"Mom, what does it mean when someone dies?" asked my 6 old daughter today, as she was enacting a fairy tale with her younger sister, where the evil character dies. "What do you think it means?" I answered with a question. "I guess it means there is nothing", she replied, "you can't talk, or walk, … Continue reading A Dance to End the Silence