Discourse.  This is a term I find myself interested in lately.  The word means the communication of thought by talk and words and I think it’s an important definition to showcase.  I don’t want to confuse people with thoughts of academic papers floating across desks and being read at symposiums because it’s not what my […]


Discourse is dying.  Perhaps that is too dire a summation, but in my travels and encounters I find people to be far less interested in true discourse – defined here as the amicable transactions of information, the information taking the form of opinions based on facts.  This saddens me to no end, because we need […]