Category Archives: I’m Thinking


Sapien, Faber, Ludi, Spiritus; I have discovered I am quite ignorant of Latin.

The above is an attempt to capture a cute phrase to describe life; this after discovering a book “Homo Ludens.”    I have asked, “Do these define humans? Is thinking unique to humans? Building and Playing certainly isn’t. Spirituality; depends upon who you ask.

This was all generated from a card, a part of a card deck given to me by my daughter. The card asks the question, “What do you believe is the role of humanity in our universe?” My quick answer is, “to explore.”  Exploration involves all of the elements above. I would disappoint a few friends if I didn’t open this first post with a nod to my favorite quote;Aristotle2

This is a crucial part of exploration.