Roadrunner Musings

Discovering Small Spaces

There are spaces built into our lives, small stretches of time between tasks where we used to take a breath and think. I started to re-discover these spaces this past month when I deleted Facebook and then Instagram from my phone. If you’ve been reading my posts, you probably know that I’ve had a...

Worship the Idol

Science was better than religion until we made a god of it too; infallible, omnipotent, and unendingly good. Both are only mankind’s reasoning of the world in which we are living, only a process of nature not outside of it.

Has Someone Changed The Message?

This picture made me think, but probably not in the direction you imagine. It immediately brought me back to the movie. Rowdy Roddy taking off the glasses, staring incredulously, and then putting them back on. It’s a family favorite here and has become code for “Are you seeing what I’m seeing?” I love the...

Mourning

To lament the perceived decline of the nation, is that only attachment? Will some new thing, some new way be discovered that will be greater? There was a time when we never did “science.” Someone discovered there were laws and principles behind natural phenomena, and the world began to change. It was the same...