Tom Gotsill is a Cape Cod writer and educator. Welcome to his website.  Tom’s essay collection, as well as his past op-eds  from the Cape Cod Times, can be found under the banner Logos/Ethos. 


Most Logos / Ethos pieces illustrate his interest in the preservation and advancement of Enlightenment ideals – reason, science, philosophy, freethought, the protection of civil and human rights, education and civil democracy.



Tom is a member of the Dramatists Guild of America and is an active playwright. He is a repeat-winner of the Jeremiah Kaplan Award for New Plays presented by Eventide Theatre Company, Cape Cod: To Be in the Game (2011) and Colonel of Reason (2018).


Visitors to our website can find Tom’s biography, the Logos/Ethos collection, a blog, information about engaging Tom as an education consultant or public speaker, as well as a link to purchase To Be in the Game as either a Kindle download or Amazon paperback book. You can contact us at tomgotsill@yahoo.com.


Thanks for visiting. 


Note: The Logos/Ethos essays are uploaded from time to time. The first date the reader can see does not always correspond to the date that the piece was actually written.  Ignore this first date and see the second date, found at the beginning of the text, to read the essay in its appropriate context