Tag: "self reflection"

Control in Democracy

October 3rd, 2012
I fear that the best of us are going to walk away from the polls without casting a vote. Distrust and dissatisfaction prevails: is any candidate worthy of my support? Yet as someone lucky enough to have been born in America (a free country, a breathtaki… more »

Cracking the Inherited Traits

June 28th, 2011
I got more from my grandmother than just the name Ruth. I got her fascination of words, her penchant for making everything she owned last as long as possible, and her love for assembling jigsaw puzzles. I also got her hangup of nagging regret. more »