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Myth, Appearance and Reality

Some of the great breakthrough realizations in human history are that the earth is not flat, that the earth is round and rotating, that the Sun does not revolve around the earth, that the Earth revolves around the Sun, and the earth along with other round bodies in space rotate around each other kept in correlation with each other by gravitational pull. 1,038 more words


What about my Soul

“So you can see me I’ll put make-up on my face…”

~ Emile Sande – Clown


Science's inadequate view of reality

If moral statements are about something, then the universe is not quite as science suggests it is, since physical theories, having said nothing about God, say nothing about right or wrong, good or bad. 59 more words



     What possesses a man to think nothing of walking regularly into a pub or restaurant and spending his hard earned cash on a few drinks?  Drinks that enter the body at one end and exit at the other without quenching any of his thirsts. 241 more words


Disclaimer: what started as a quick reflection has evolved into a small book. Read at your own risk.

So, I’m kind of a minimalist. I definitely haven’t always been that way. 971 more words


What a Very Stupid Salad

Here’s David Bentley Hart with a superb rant, triggered by Adam Gopnik’s piece in the New Yorker, on journalism, ignorance and the emptiness of modern secular discourse: 631 more words