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Slow and steady wins the race

When speaking to someone the other day about FI she said that her biggest stumbling block at the start was the recurring thought of “Why should I save money now and deprive myself of buying nice things now?”. 705 more words

Consumerism

Fight for Satisfaction

I don’t really know where to begin. I’m a sinful human being who is in need of grace. Yes, that’s a given. But there is more… I believe in Jesus, I believe that he was sent to by the Father for my sins. 459 more words

Jesus

Treatise on Lust

Like a henchman

I subscribed to my ideology

A rose that blushes gluttoned on anthocyanins

Lust filled me – only to drain me

The master in need of a fix… 98 more words

Poems

Stages of Development in Hedonist Spirituality

I recently had the pleasure of reading Sam Harris’ Waking Up, which raised many interesting philosophical questions. The author proposes that non-religious people can develop a coherent, rational spirituality based on a science of contemplation and wellbeing, and on experimenting with psychedelics, but mostly based on a secular appropriation of Buddhist doctrine. 565 more words

Humanism

Every exceptional person has had at least once a painful experience ...

Dear reader,

I just came back from the UK again. This time it was a journey up North, with the main aim to attend and present as a speaker at the International Conference organized by the National Association of Disability Practitioners (NADP). 1,027 more words

“‘Because to influence a person is to give him one’s own soul. He does not think his natural thoughts, or burn with his natural passions. His virtues are not real to him.
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1) EVERYTHING

Day Job, Night Life

I had some beers the night before.

She left me with a dark cloud

hang in there, just hang in there-

swing like a pendulum. 139 more words

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