Are You Old?

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Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young. Henry Ford

Is it worth the effort?

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The stupid New York City Marathon was under way. And now all these people were in my way and I wasn’t going to be able to take pictures of the park! I started snapping anyhow. The first picture I took was of these two fat cops. They were huge. A sign for the runners was … Read more…

Shadows on the wall

Plato's Cave
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Socrates describes a group of people who have lived chained to the wall of a cave all their lives, facing a blank wall. The people watch shadows projected on the wall from objects passing in front of a fire behind them and give names to these shadows. The shadows are the prisoners’ reality, but are … Read more…