• 58. As It Should Be

    February 1, 2017

    Another day closer to the birth of my son. I'm confident and anxious at the same time. I guess all is as it should be.
  • 40. Constellation

    January 14, 2017

    I always thought it was a cliché, not worth much, that there is this cycle of life and death. Or perhaps of life and new life, depending on how you look at it. But I find at times like these, just thinking of the cycle is reassuring. No matter if anything happens to each and every one of us after our cycle ends.
  • 20. A Christmas Upgrade

    December 25, 2016

    I don’t get bothered so much that when I discuss, say, the actual prevalence of racism with my highly educated friends, but without basis. I do get bothered when some of my immediate family lapse into more or less thinly veiled racist remarks, without basis. The difference is that I agree with my highly educated friends most of the time – and especially about immigration politics.
  • 13. The Upside

    December 18, 2016

    Sometimes it's good to have your prejudices about people - and who they are - turned a little upside down.