Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil DeGrasse Tyson

Thinking about escaping is an inherently comparative activity coated in relativity. Walking away from something or someone involves going from somewhere to somewhere. It is, in many ways, a deceptive exit. A sleight of hands, hiding way from the roving eyes of whatever torments you. But in walks the expanse of the universe. Have you…

Life on Mars by Tracy Smith

It took me a long time to pen these paragraphs, and that itself puzzled me. Expressing what literature made me feel had always been an easy exercise for me, and this weeks long unusual delay was…for a lack of a better term, flummoxed me. Suddenly, last night, it came rushing to me. This is no…