Unrelenting Gore

I’m jumping in to share my thoughts on the issue of whether it’s right for people to spread horrific images on Facebook. There’s no question that we suffer for seeing high definition photos of bloody bodies and beheadings. We are indelibly altered when we see what we are not emotionally equipped to see. The issue … More Unrelenting Gore

Elephant Ropes: Our Continuing Attachment to Fear

In India, elephant handlers often train baby elephants to be submissive by chaining them to a post. They’ll fight with all their will to break free. Day in and day out they’ll try, but eventually they just give up. When the baby elephants become adults they no longer need chains to be tied in place; … More Elephant Ropes: Our Continuing Attachment to Fear