Tag Archives: correspondence

An open letter

Received a letter recently from a reader. While I’m not going to post the letter, I thought it was worth posting my response (edited slightly). I sent this to him in early October and I haven’t heard anything back, so … Continue reading

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Things I’ve Learned

I just received the following email from A_____: I’ve spent most of my life trying to be like everyone else which is (average). It has done nothing and I am still as isolated as I was before. No degree, working … Continue reading

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Bubba Speaks

Got an insightful (and significantly long) comment on a recent post, and as it was not particularly related to the specific post, but to this blog as a whole, I thought I would elevate it to a post in and … Continue reading

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Incoming

Received an email today.  Partial quote: I… was struck by the similarity in our situations. I am myself a literal genius, I’ve enjoyed uninhibited academic success my entire life, yet I don’t think I’ve ever actually had a real friend. … Continue reading

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