The Comfort of Space…Outer Space

Why our place in the universe should bring us comfort.

Photo by Gaëtan Othenin-Girard on Unsplash

When I was a kid, I wanted to be an astronaut.

I remember taking out our small telescope to the backyard and pointing it up to the sky. I had a beginner’s astronomy guidebook that helped me understand what I was looking at because I usually had no idea.

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Ryan Redmond

Ryan Redmond

Writer of books, essays, short stories, and grocery lists that are replaced by takeout. Either drinking coffee or wine at the moment. | Twitter @iamryanredmond