Steve McEllistrem

The Devereaux Dilemma

Monthly Archives: January 2018

Who decides what a meaningful life is?

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I heard that question asked the other day. The obvious answer seems to be that we do, that each of us gets to decide what kind of life is meaningful and how we want to go about living it. But … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s Solutions Don’t Always Fix Today’s Problems

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There comes a time in every democracy, in every nation, when we reach a crisis that can’t be handled in the usual ways, in the ways that we have traditionally managed those challenges. We understand the world by examining the … Continue reading

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To Cliché or Not to Cliché

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A cliché is generally defined as a phrase that is overused, betraying a lack of originality. And for the most part, speaking or writing with clichés should be avoided like the plague. But in today’s world, I’m not certain clichés … Continue reading

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