This isn’t quite a blog post. But I wanted to put it out in the ether. Suddenly, I’m not afraid of writing. Somehow, when I went to find my mental block, it was gone. Smashed, crumbled, or just faded away. But either way, it’s not there.
Over the past few days, weeks, months, years, etc., I’ve thought often about discussions, face-to-face and online, and how those discussions often go. Person 1: Posts an article and/or commentary. Person 2: expressions enthusiastic agreement. Person 3: Asks for clarification. Person 1: Answers with questions and statements that don’t really provide clarification. Gets a “like”… Continue reading observations and guidelines for discussing controversial issues (or any issue)