Tag Archives: civilization

Our Greatest of Teachers…

I believe there will soon be a time when the memory of September 11, 2001 is used no longer to mourn a great tragedy, rally the cries of patriotism, or beat the drums of endless war, but to explore the … Continue reading

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The End of an Age…

The more I travel, the more people I meet, and the more I take the time to read, think, and reflect the more aware I become of the knowledge that we live in amazing and critically important times.  Our moments … Continue reading

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The Scope of Our Potential…

I’ve been thinking a lot about or concept of “the impossible” lately.  In this line of work and at this still quite young stage of my intellectual development I guess it comes quite naturally to question my own boundaries and … Continue reading

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New Directions…

I started this blog over a year ago as I was leaving for my first combat deployment.  It was the product of a bit of advice from a friend, an overactive mind that needed some type of creative outlet, and … Continue reading

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Crisis and Community…

A talented professor of mine likes to say that crisis and complexity lead to a centralization of authority.  Given recent pieces of legislation and policy including the Patriot Act, the National Defense Authorization Act, and the National Defense Resources Preparedness … Continue reading

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A Letter from 2112…

In this post, I invite you to completely do away with every reality and paradigm as it exists in your life today.  I invite you to suspend your disbelief, your deepest fears, and every false limitation you perceive about the … Continue reading

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