From the Weight of Scales to the Sharpness of Truth

“The perfect scientist is the one that can reconcile reason and the spiritual.”This is the type of catchy phrase that makes me glance over and consider what I’ve just heard. I’ve been working with other scientists (even if, these days, the most “correct” term is “researcher”) for about 20 years now and I must confess … Continue reading From the Weight of Scales to the Sharpness of Truth

Coming Back for a Nice Goodbye

You know that something big is happening when someone with whom you haven’t spoken for years suddenly calls you to report on the death of a mutual friend with whom you also haven’t talked in years. About twenty years ago, I met someone, let’s call him C., through a mutual acquaintance. C wasn’t exactly open. … Continue reading Coming Back for a Nice Goodbye

Devil’s Debts

A few days ago, a dear friend of mine asked me this question. 'I have the Devil Card. This is bad, right?' She was talking about one of those one-card draws that sometimes appear on horoscopes. I had to confess that I had no idea. You see, I've always maintained that all cards are neutral, so all … Continue reading Devil’s Debts