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Relaunching the Blog

I first began blogging back in November 2011, as a way of giving myself small, accomplishable writing tasks to keep myself focused and motivated. The aim was also that it would eventually be a useful tool for self-promotion – once I had something worth promoting. 349 more words

Writing

The Humility Vacuum

In previous posts I have been speaking about Egotism in many ways, though I have not named it yet. This flavour, this colour, is extremely prevalent and with the advent of boasting and bragging social media, many participate in its growth and development. 254 more words

Bodhi

Snob – What’s so bad about being one?

I’m afraid I am a bit of a snob. My wife pointed out to me that I put on airs in the way I give my postal address. 946 more words

King Piggy and his Court

This magnificent parody illustration of Trump, his family, his appointees, and his top associates is based on Goya’s 19th-Century masterpiece depicting King Charles IV of Spain. 19 more words

Trump

The Ego: Foundational Platform of All that is Important and True

Seekers of Truth: You do not want to build your universe upon a hopelessly rotting foundation. So, before you start trying to love Yourself and hate everybody else and murder god and all that other good stuff, erect the foundational platform that will allow you to achieve and maintain all of your mind bombs. 726 more words

Psychology

When Self-Sacrifice is Stupidity

One need only consider the highest Christian ethic of “Greater love hath no man” and thereafter ask oneself what conceivable secular rationale could justify the death of St. 319 more words

Secularism

"The Image" / Memorable Fancies #1734

[“We can comprehend only a world we ourselves have made.” – Nietzsche]

Then why can’t I understand the world – did I not create it? In my image, in my likeness? 7 more words

God