Monthly Archives: January 2015

Darkness. an epiphany

I had an epiphany. A huge one. So much has changed in the past few months. I don’t know what I am or where I am going. I’m so confused. I say these things, and people don’t understand. They say,

Darkness. an epiphany

I had an epiphany. A huge one. So much has changed in the past few months. I don’t know what I am or where I am going. I’m so confused. I say these things, and people don’t understand. They say,

“Mr. Jones and me…” –Counting Crows’ Mr. Jones

So I listened to this song out of nineties nostalgia (early 2000s count as nineties), and I realized for the first time several things about human nature. I had never understood human obsession with beauty, but now I think I

“Mr. Jones and me…” –Counting Crows’ Mr. Jones

So I listened to this song out of nineties nostalgia (early 2000s count as nineties), and I realized for the first time several things about human nature. I had never understood human obsession with beauty, but now I think I

Judaism

I find Judaism’s beginnings ridiculous. Utterly ridiculous. No, not because of the belief system–but because of the God. The Judeo-Christian God is awesome. Judaism began in a VERY different way from other world religions. In other religions, a prophet or

Judaism

I find Judaism’s beginnings ridiculous. Utterly ridiculous. No, not because of the belief system–but because of the God. The Judeo-Christian God is awesome. Judaism began in a VERY different way from other world religions. In other religions, a prophet or

Humanism

My problem with humanism is that it’s like putting up a wall around existence. It acknowledges different facets of human experience as true, and then it discards all the rest, blatantly and with prejudice. It says, “We can do just

Humanism

My problem with humanism is that it’s like putting up a wall around existence. It acknowledges different facets of human experience as true, and then it discards all the rest, blatantly and with prejudice. It says, “We can do just

deep

Some men live with an invisible limp, stagger, or drag a leg. Their sons are often angry.

deep

Some men live with an invisible limp, stagger, or drag a leg. Their sons are often angry.

Internal and External Realities

Sometimes the realities inside of us and the realities outside are not the same. Probably the most salient example of such a situation is when you like another person but haven’t discussed “liking” with her/him. You know whether the other person

Internal and External Realities

Sometimes the realities inside of us and the realities outside are not the same. Probably the most salient example of such a situation is when you like another person but haven’t discussed “liking” with her/him. You know whether the other person

Spoon-feeding

Life has become too easy. Tell someone the world is being destroyed and we’re all going to suffer in fifty years, and no one does anything. There is apathy, resignation, fear, avoidance, disbelief. If we created an app that introduced users

Spoon-feeding

Life has become too easy. Tell someone the world is being destroyed and we’re all going to suffer in fifty years, and no one does anything. There is apathy, resignation, fear, avoidance, disbelief. If we created an app that introduced users