Hypnotized Chickens and the Myth of Progress

Beware of a simple story

Photo by William Moreland on Unsplash

The worst labyrinth is not that intricate form that can trap us forever, but a single and precise straight line.

- Jorge Luis Borges

The world is full of predators

Many of them prefer a hot meal. The sudden snap of vertebra between the jaws; the hot…



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Ryan Frawley

Ryan Frawley

Novelist. Essayist. Former entomologist. Now a full-time writer exploring travel, art, philosophy, psychology, and science. www.ryanfrawley.com