Atheism, Religion, God is Imaginary. People who think scientifically advance our knowledge of the world. The challenge is to understand as much as we can, and curiosity - unconstrained by dogma - is what is required.
The first column third down! Someone says "this is not our war" and Merry replies "but you're part of this world!" Legolas and Tauriel say this exact thing!!!!! They thought we wouldn't notice, but we did.
FLOWER BOY NEXT DOOR. Iconic drama, I am always making references to it. The leading lady has agoraphobia and works from her home. She leaves as seldom as possible. In this drama she meets with two men. One that wants to slowly coax her out of her shell and love her as is and one that wants to drag her out into the world. Will she choose the one that challenges her to face the world or the one that wants to comfort her and keep her safe.
Japanese Gardening | Doubt - Lessons of an Apprentice. Doubt - Learning to see the Japanese garden Mark Bourne looks back on his experience as an apprentice to a Master Gardener in Kyoto, and shares a rare glimpse into the challenges of that world. Adapted by permission from the article in the January 2011 PACIFIC HORTICULTURE MAGAZINE.