we meet no ordinary people

"Nations, cultures, arts, civilizations - these are mortal, and their life is to ours as the life of a gnat. But it is immortals whom we joke with, work with, marry, snub and exploit - immortal horrors or everlasting splendors." - C.S. Lewis

Christian. Feminist. CrossFitter. MD. Nerd.
Who I Follow

From Allegiant. It was awful. The plot barely made sense with its faux-science drivel, the character development was nonexistent, and I am so angry at the ending!

The Times is behind, as per usual, but I’d agree here.

Mo’ne Davis

A beautiful form of feminism.

This is a headline?! As in — it’s surprising?!?


it legendary social scientist John Gardner on our fear of failure and what children can teach us about taking risks – timeless wisdom from half a century ago:

This is terrible. Living in a city in the northeast, I can tell you firsthand that the misogyny is MUCH worse than I have ever experienced in the South. And, I usually don’t have a problem asking catcallers what the hell they think they’re doing (in broad daylight), but sounds like I’m going to have to think twice.


Robin Williams’ epic 1982 Gator Growl performance. Such a tragic loss… Image from the George Smathers Libraries at UF.

You are missed.