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Randy Greysage
The Greysage Journey
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer. - Albert Einstein (1879 - 1955)

Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves. -Carl Jung (1875 - 1961)
 

Understanding

There is a theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable. There is another theory which states that this has already happened.

- Douglas Adams, "The Hitchiker's Guide to the galaxy"
 

The Greysage Foundation

Pursuing Understanding and Knowledge In and For All Things




A Contemplation of a World Without Boundaries

In the brilliant novel, "The Light of Other Days", (Tor Books, 2000), Arthur C. Clarke and Stephen Baxter explored the idea of a world without privacy. In this world, after a particular technological discovery, everyone's every action is open to public scrutiny, anywhere, past and present, and without the subject's knowledge. Further, the subject's whole life can be shown, like a movie, anywhere and at any time. The only absolute privacy left is the contents of one's mind, and many young people choose to give up that privacy as well.

After reading the story, my imagination went to work...

The transition could be painful for those of us who have any kind of shame about ourselves, which I think is most of us at present. However, I believe