Organizations, organisms, and intelligence (some thoughts)

Some thoughts inspired by  The Genius Within: Discovering the Intelligence of Every Living Thing by Frank Vertosick, Jr., and other sources. In the introduction to The Genius Within, Vertosick sets up the book with these comments: To survive, all living beings must respond to an incessant barrage of stimuli: good, bad, and neutral. Some stimuli […]

Stop assuming you know best

I came across the following in Michael Dowd’s Thank God for Evolution: To have a powerful relationship with your own intuition and instincts – and thus to have a clear channel of communication with the creating, sustaining Life Force of the Universe (whatever you may choose to call It/Him/Her) – one must cultivate humility in […]