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Sacks nyt op-ed

Don’t mean to be a total downer, but Oliver Sacks wrote an op-ed today on learning he has terminal cancer. In a short space, he mentions Hume, doing/seeing in the present, and detaching from future experience.

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/02/19/opinion/oliver-sacks-on-learning-he-has-terminal-cancer.html?_r=0

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One Response to Sacks nyt op-ed

  1. Jason Tougaw says:

    Thank you for posting this. If anybody will be wise about mortality, it will be Sacks. But I’m sad about it.

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