I was thinking the other day and that is a dangerous experience.

Reading the articles on Medium that are of interest to me both excite and depress, depending on the quality of the writing and the writer’s ability to write. Too many writers are exposing their ignorance and their biases. Only a few actually know and understand the topics about which they write. Many write too long, while others write too short — leaving out too much.

Thinking is often the same as writing. I’ve been accused of being too smart, too well read, too intelligent by students steeped in religious…