©2021 by Vernon Miles Kerr, VernonMilesKerr.com Conversation With a Three Year-old (skit) An old man is fiddling with pieces of an old wooden chair in a backyard shop. His three year-old great grandson strolls up. KID Whatcha doin’ Great Grandpa? GG Someone put this old Adirondack Chair out for the trash man. I’m restoring it.… Read More Drama | Conversation With a Three Year-old (skit)
©2021 by Vernon Miles Kerr, VernonMilesKerr.com, Originally posted to Twitter in rough draft on 9/13/2021 The Village Life in Suburbia It seems ironic—as I follow my small dog on his appointed rounds, sniffing his way through our verdant, shady but blue-collar neighborhood, he reading other dogs’ tweets and posting an occasional reply—that this tranquil,… Read More Life | The Village Life in Suburbia
Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff ©2021 by Vernon Miles Kerr, VernonMilesKerr. com In law school, we learned a Latin phrase from the old English Common Law: “De minimis, non curat lex.” (The law doesn’t concern itself with trifles) said in context of people bringing lawsuits for trivial grievances, often for the purpose of harassment or… Read More Life | Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff
But What Kind of Culture is Coalescing? ©2021 by Vernon Miles Kerr, VernonMilesKerr.com Orignally posted to Twtter as a rough draft on 9/5/2021 This is a follow up to the blog post of Sept. 3, 2021. For the reader’s convenience, that post is included in its entirety on this page, below, followng this one.… Read More Philosophy | But, What Kind of Culture is Coalescing?
A World Culture Coalescing ©2021 by Vernon Miles Kerr, VernonMilesKerr.com Orignally posted to Twtter as a rough draft on 9/3/2021 A few millennia ago, Earth was a like a planet of virtual human-habituated islands, separated by vast distances, sprinkled across a great global ocean. We humans had developed physically, mentally, and socially into coherent, local… Read More Philosophy | A World Culture Coalescing