The Possibilities in an “Endlessly Muddled Middle”

They say man is a storytelling animal, which therefor means he is a story-listening animal. Children love story time, of course, but adults do as well. Teachers know that high school seniors will be as rapt to a great story read aloud as kindergarteners will. As for movies and the theater and television? One big, …

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If Humans Were Formulas…

Not being of scientific or mathematical mind, I've never thought of humans in terms of a formula. Imagine my surprise, then, when I poked around Lin Yutang's tome, The Importance of Living, and discovered this quixotic mix: Reality - Dreams = Animal Being Reality + Dreams = A Heart-Ache (usually called Idealism) Reality + Humor …

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