Don’t Give Up

I sat with a friend last night whom I hadn’t seen in months, catching up on what has been ‘a tsunami of awful’ for her. Her husband’s got colon cancer that’s spread to his liver. She’s got several other relatives in deep trouble in terms of physical health (dementia, cancer, autoimmune disorders). As a teacher, … More Don’t Give Up

The Greater Good

  A – Z Challenge – Day 7 What is the Greater Good? When I was studying ethics last year as part of the work that accompanied a teaching fellowship I was awarded, we had bi-weekly discussions of concepts such as ‘the greater good’ and questions like ‘what is virtue?’  We looked at applied ethics … More The Greater Good