the unfamiliar familiar

I was walking to an appointment along a route I had walked before. Along the way, I kept having the slight doubt “am I going the right way?” It was…

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stabilizing effort

This is above a main doorway of Rockefeller Center which was built in the 1930’s: “Wisdom and knowledge shall be the stability of thy times.” I can’t say I disagree.…

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the other shoe

The common expression “waiting for the other shoe to drop” has always puzzled me. First of all, it implies that there is indeed another shoe when there very well might…

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