A heretic looks at the way things are and imagines the way things could be.

I’m Not an Apostate Mormon, Just a Garden-Variety Heretic

Being a heretic sounds exciting and quite cutting-edge, but the sad reality for us heretics is that we are rather dull creatures. Whatever we’re pushing for right now, whether it’s heliocentrism or woman suffrage or the end of slavery, is likely to be old hat in just a few generations.