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Life more or less — after losing a parent

9 lessons I learned after my Dad died 5 months ago.

In his theory of the “adjacent possible” Stuart Kauffman describes the importance of iteration, recombining, and continuing explorations despite conflicting signals and noise. When author Steven Johnson included Kauffman’s concept in his book Where Good Ideas Come From he described the adjacent possible as a “shadow future, hovering on the…