Posts tagged with: life

A Grandfather’s Last Letter to his Grandkids

I came across this on Facebook some time ago, and have been debating on whether or not to repost it here, as I’m a little wary of getting too into ...

The 2012 Resolutions Review

So it’s been quite a year for me, with many changes that I did not see coming, both positive and negative. As such, I’d like to take quick account of ...

A Cup of Tea

Nan-in, a Japanese master during the Meiji era (1868-1912), received a university professor who came to inquire about Zen. As Nan-in spoke, the professor would frequently interrupt him with remarks ...

On Leaving Academia

This is a repost from someone else’s blog. The original can be found here: http://naturalscientist.blogspot.com/2012/05/leaving-academia.htmlNow, without further ado…Leaving Academia After reading Dr. Dad’s post about ...