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Empathy, Part 2

Friday, Aug. 9, 2019

In my previous post, I wrote about the importance and value of empathy for interpersonal relationships. Now I am discussing what I consider the opposite of empathy and the worst human trait – cruelty. Only a person lacking in empathy can be cruel. Cruelty is hard for me to fathom and to bear. That there…

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Monkeys and Human Society

Wednesday, Jul. 31, 2019

I once watched a documentary about the Snow Monkeys of Japan. They are the rare monkeys that live in a cold climate. An image from that documentary has stayed with me, During the cold winters, the monkeys find relief as they luxuriate in the steamy water of a hot spring pool. But not all of…

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Learning to Love Spider – From Afar!

Monday, Jul. 15, 2019

Did you know that if you dropped a spider from the Empire State Building, it would eventually land on the ground in good shape. Why? Because spiders don’t weigh enough to be affected by gravity. And that brings me to the subject of spiders and other bugs too. I don’t go out of my way…

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