Nothing is Random

Mary Welch Official
Sep 5 · 3 min read
There’s a 6th stage of grief recovery now: Making Meaning

I went down a rabbit hole last week researching the idea of randomness. It all started with a book on quantum physics I’ve been reading. The author mentioned, as an aside, that mathematicians have always struggled to prove that anything in our world is truly random.

This statement stirred something in me.

Maybe because the idea that ‘life is random’ directly threatens my need to believe the opposite: that…