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Aristotle's Basil

Our deck herbs have been growing quickly and providing us with tasty seasoning for the past couple weeks, but I can’t help but feel there’s something wrong with my basil plant. 114 more words


Greek Philosophy – the Movies

Reblogged from The Book of Life. Philosophy begins in the Ancient World where it is immediately thought of as a highly practical discipline close to what we would nowadays think of as psychotherapy. 62 more words


Aristotle’s Politics and the Declaration of Independence 7/4/15

The celebration of the 4th of July is more than the coming together of friends and family to share a meal and to watch a fireworks display; it is an opportunity to reflect on the document that set in motion the founding of the United States of America.  693 more words


Sunday soapbox

Sunday’s soapbox is yours to use as you will – within the bounds of decency and absence of defamation. You’re welcome to look back or forward, discuss issues of the moment, to pontificate, ponder or point us to something of interest, to educate, elucidate or entertain, amuse, bemuse or simply muse, but not abuse. 13 more words


Aristotle . Justice , Law and Nobility

At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst.


Massive Structures

The Plot Story: Prologue

Every story has a beginning. Yeah, and a middle and an ending, I hear you sneering, and I must stop you right there. You cannot begin a story by sneering, regardless of what you think of its opening sentence. 1,694 more words


Movie reflection — “Inside Out”

This film was my sister Liza’s suggestion.  The trailer was funny so I thought it might be worth watching.  Pixar created such a funny and insightful film on our emotions. 316 more words