Mirror of Zen Blog

Joscha’s Levels of Lucidity

As always, he is the most alert, lucid soul in the room. Consistently clear and intellectually astounding, always so spot-on about nearly everything to which he speaks. An almost flawless

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Irreconcilable Differences

Divorce by combat — the medieval way of ending a marriage: In medieval Germany, husbands and wives could settle their disputes through marital duels. The man fought with one arm

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Three Photos

The first photo was taken in early November 2022. Vitaliy and Natalka Kyrkach-Antonenko are overjoyed at the prospect of having a child. Vitaliy returned to the front lines and died

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Unnatural is Unsustainable

Globalization has created a system where carbon is burned to ship goods and commodities around the globe like never before. The sand used to build the Burj Khalifa for example

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