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Rebound

Today was better than yesterday. I went swimming. 2500 meters. I am now tired, a little light-headed, as if I could fall asleep. It is a nice feeling. 98 more words

Cooking

Epicurus? More Like the Epic-Cure-to-FOMO.

Epicureanism began in Greece but later found itself thwarted a bit in Rome. Epicurus believed that the primary goal of human life is happiness and he believed that happiness can only be achieved through pleasure. 427 more words

Give Santa a Hand

Hello Lovelies! 

As promised, I’ve got a couple of quick ideas for gifts to share with you today, but first I wanted to talk a little about gifting and receiving.  1,124 more words

Hedonism

After the fall of the Second Empire and the catastrophe of Sedan, the Commune, the Siege, Paris started to go back to the venal pleasures of before

After the fall of the Second Empire, and the catastrophe of Sedan, the Commune, the Siege, Paris started to go back to the venal pleasures of before. 286 more words

Better Watch Out

Look at that little hedonist

Curled up on the bin

Better watch out the rubbish truck

Doesn’t tip you in

When a Culture Collapses

It is the fundamental error of the modern hedonist to believe that man can abandon moral effort and throw off every repression and spiritual discipline and yet preserve all the achievements of culture.

–Christopher Dawson

Morality

Svadhishthana: A Poem

Some say we’ve forgotten how to play,

But,

the tingles up my spine

Say differently.

A necessary gloom

that

Empowers celebration

Ash to fireflies

Holding pieces of the sun… 107 more words

Poetry