Today

Today is April 11, 2016, a Monday. Not a special day as we’d normally think: not a birthday, holiday, or day that anyone I know died. But I am wondering if it is a special day… considering it has taken millions of evolutionary years to reach this current level of intelligence (though the process may have been slowed down by random mutation) and that current technology we so fear cannot duplicate our intelligence yet. I feel lucky that my brain works the way it does, asks questions, has doubts, and enables me to write this first blog post. I could have just been a microbe floating through space. Now that would be a bland day… just saying…