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Objectifying Women

Dagny adjusted her fifteen-inch Macbook pro screen to what she considered to be a more flattering angle before accepting her boyfriend, Hank’s incoming FaceTime call. 450 more words

Qualia's Quined but Dualism Still Has Its Teeth

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In “Quining Qualia” Dennett argues that the immediate qualities of perceptual experience, qualia, do not exist.  Instead, the qualities featured in our perceptual experience are public, relational properties which act on a perceiver’s dispositions in various ways.   80 more words

dear pain

dear pain,

I’d trade you for pleasure
if only she’d stay.

I’m content to see her come
and happy to see you go

but
what does it mean
to be left alone?

Poetry

Inhalation is life – Exhalation is death

Taoism

Monster in the mirror

Mirror Mirror on the wall/
Show me the monster to embrace my fall/
Claws and fangs a beast does make/
Ruthlessness and malice a soul does take/ 93 more words

Poetry

Us vs. Them

“Who are you rooting for, Dad?” My son sits down to watch sports with my husband and these are the first words out of his mouth. 664 more words

Circular Synchronicity

Nature’s truism is within a circle all points are equal. Even the cycles of nature are circular; there are seasons, days and nights, life and inevitable death. 121 more words

Reflections