Thoughts About “Right Living”

The great Philosophers have long thought about how to live a good life; good not only for ourselves but for the betterment of others and the world around us. One of the tenets of the Buddhist Eight-Fold Path is the concept of Right Living. I think this would have been far easier and less complex … Continue reading Thoughts About “Right Living”

A Letter from a Freed Slave to His Former Master

This was on Letters of Note, and interesting website.  As it says above, it is a letter from a former slave to his master.  The audacity of the request he is responding to is just the beginning and it is worth reading to the end.  More subtle than most of us would be, I think, … Continue reading A Letter from a Freed Slave to His Former Master