Tag: A Fine Balance


Time and Despair


We modern folks have a very modern view of time.   Having emptied time of transcendence, we think of it as mere chronology or sequence. Still, this sequence can be viewed optimistically; in our culture we tend to find meaning in time in terms of human progress. But there is a...

Why I am not a Conservatyve


I am not a Conservatyve because of three books. Before I get to the books, let me just say that there are a lot of intelligent liberals and conservatives who hold their views because of careful thought and research.  I'm not talking about those. I'm talking about cheap imitations. My...