On Hammocks and Critias

Thinking about nothing in Puerto Escondido
Thinking about absolutely nothing in Puerto Escondido.

Reclining in a hammock in Puerto Escondido last week, my mind wandered to thoughts of my dog and whether there is a tradeoff between freedom and happiness. Since I was on vacation, the further development of these thoughts took a back seat to what one might consider the proper course of action while recumbent in a hammock: thinking about absolutely nothing. (more…)