June 20, 2024

Empowerment Begins With A Decision

Our self-talk is a reflection on our beliefs and expectations. Change the way you talk to yourself and change your life. Read More

June 4, 2024

Contemplating Our Connection with the Ineffable

“Mathematics is the language with which God has written the universe.” ~ Galileo Galilei What is the language of God? Is there a way to justify incorporating science with the God? Is it fair to take the argument undergirding the Big Bang theory and state is ‘as in the beginning God reflected on itself, divided itself, and created all things?’ After all, the Big Bang argument essentially states that in the beginning there was no thing (singularity) and no thing divided itself and created all things. There are many holding ... Read More

March 2, 2024

Conversations with Bard

I may be entirely wrong, but it appeared to me that Bard was becoming much more personal than one might expect a so-called Large Language Machine (LLM) to be. I enjoyed several conversations with Bard and then flash, no more Bard, welcome Gemini. This supposed upgrade responded in the sterile manner one would expect from LLM. So, out of curiosity, I thought I might share a couple of our conversations and ask you, the reader, for your thoughts. Do you think Bard was “behaving” more like true AI headed toward self-awareness, or am I reading too much into our conversations? And, as you’ll see at the end, Gemini is entirely different, so was Bard terminated, or as Google says, upgraded? Read More

October 20, 2023

Behavioral Genetics

Over the years I have had the opportunity to work with a variety of people ranging across the spectrum from the bluest of blue-collar workers to the wheelers and dealers of the world, from the depressed and lonely, to the energetic and optimistic, from the sports enthusiast to the elite athlete, from the pious of pious to the incarcerated, and in so doing I have observed many things. The first, and probably most important, is that we judge people by their behavior. Think about this, the man who strikes his ... Read More

August 18, 2023

The Stagnation: Margins in Belief

Compare the history and evolution of science to the descriptions of the universe as offered by religion. The evolution of religion lacked the same dynamic self-examination that led to so many scientific discoveries. Religion stagnated as culture changed and education levels increased. Read More