In fifth grade I manually calculated eighteen to the fifty-fourth power because I thought of myself as a “knower” (people thought multiplication was all that back in the day).
Sam Titus graduated with majors in philosophy and literature. At the moment he’s living in the Hudson Valley working at the Taconic Retreat Center and interning at St. John’s Reformed Church. He enjoys reading Kierkegaard. He doesn’t know that he has a self yet, but he’s in search of one.