Month: October 2020

imagine the Imagination!

Did you know we’re living in true science fiction? Ponder that oxymoronic phrase. You see, I’ve always loved phrases that jar. They came out of my love of writing, particularly poetry, and physics. And it was truly quite a thrill to “create” people I’d never conceived of when I wrote my first novel. They walked…

By ellyn 10/25/2020 0

odes to the Paradigm

A PARADIGM (par-a-dime) is a framework or structure (think of the framing of a house being built). It’s a macro level framework that will contain the fundamentals of what the paradigm is. It has impact at a community, societal, or global level and is provable. EXAMPLE OF A PARADIGM: Think of the Age of Enlightenment…

By ellyn 10/25/2020 0

the story according to coronavirus

Elections, for their part, are typically popularity contests rather than measures of candidates’ relative competency or effectiveness. Imagine if scientific truth were determined according to which scientist was most popular. To be successful, scientists would have to be charismatic and attractive – and human knowledge would suffer terribly. [Nathan Myhrvold] We know you’ve heard about…

By ellyn 10/23/2020 0