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NaNoWriMo 11/19 Self-Deception & Passion!

Self-Trickery Scheme Follows

When I feel uninspired and unmotivated, I’ve found a game of self-deception that’s been known to get results.

I tell myself, “Just describe the scene you want to write. 183 more words

NaNoWriMo

Bad Faith

We are masters of our own deception.

Aware of what lies before us, we can so readily turn our eyes away, refusing to see it, refusing to take agency, while distracting ourselves from the fact that this is just what we are doing. 97 more words

Narratives

I Want to Live a Lie

i want to live
a lie

let’s log
in and
believe
it.

let’s wrap ourselves
in pretty pictures
and
hyperbole

let’s agree that
we are perfect…

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Photography And Art

Rabyd Philosophy - Good and Evil

This is a long time discussion about evil and rationality and it has caused a lot of fights in the philosophical world.  Mostly there is a notion in the ‘let’s be logical’ camp that if we are purely a society engaged in reason that we would always do good.  536 more words

The Problem Of Evil

She's on the wall

Curious,
how we hold ourselves captive in some form of madness – or another.
I wonder – though I know we are always better doctors in hindsight – if we ever had a choice. 216 more words

Prose

In All Honesty . . .

* this challenge of writing on a public platform; plus so many unnameable things have been inspired by someone who is and will forever and ever be in my heart * 2,076 more words

Rabyd Opinion - Lack of Transparency is an Advantage? Not Really

Imagine that.  I don’t think any of us are surprised by this but there it is.  One of the architects of Obamacare admitting they were less than transparent about the process does not surprise me at all.  661 more words

Leadership