Benjamin Winterhalter is a writer, editor, and former attorney based in Cambridge, MA. His work has also appeared in "Salon," "The Atlantic," "The Boston Globe," "The Baffler," and elsewhere, and he is JSTOR Daily's features editor. He's still working on that book.
There is, unfortunately, no such thing as fate. If we accept that quantum mechanics—for all the strangeness associated with it—gives an accurate description of the universe’s basic ontology, we should … Read More