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On Not Being Sure

The pleasure and value of not always knowing

Photo by Ben White on Unsplash

One of the curious things about growing older — I’m beginning to discover — is that ideas that once seemed bold, proud and patently true, begin to get swallowed up in a ravine of prudent equivocation. I say it’s curious because I always imagined that aging would take me in the other direction. I was expecting a steady shoring-up of ideas — in such a way that…




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Christopher P Jones

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