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The Myth of Sisyphus

This limitation leads me to myself, where I can no longer withdraw behind an objective point of view that I am merely representing, where neither I myself nor the existence of others can any longer become an object for me. 12,493 more words

Philosophy

The Leftovers Season 3 Episode 8 Recap: The Book of Nora

Welcome to our weekly recap of the third and final season of the Leftovers. If we began the season with the Book of Kevin, we ended with the Book of Nora, making clear that, even though the series presented itself as a grand metaphysical mystery, it also was, at its heart, a love story. 5,034 more words

Religion And Popular Culture

Hauling Rocks Uphill

Hauling Rocks Uphill     —by Jinny Batterson

My particular piedmont town has experienced dramatic population growth in the past half century—nearly a thirty-fold increase. However, the steepest slopes of our region, sculpted as it is with lots of hills and gullies, restrict or defy human building. 588 more words

Monday motivation: Myth of Sisyphus

H in Monday is for happiness. Since there is no H in Monday there is no happiness. After all  Monday is not as bad as we see it. 229 more words

Science

Travel Notes: 4 Cryptic Myths Concealed in Barcelona’s Sagrada Familia

Most visitors will be content to gaze agog with jaw wide open at La Sagrada Familia, an architectural feat of unmatched ambition. But if you’re like me—and I’m sure you are—you will be forced to devote an inordinate amount of time reflecting on the theological implications of a church construction project that will quite possibly drag out for all of eternity. 942 more words

Mything In Action

"I feel the end approaching. Quick, bring me my dessert, coffee and liqueur."

Yesterday I actually went through all the Christmas gifts I’ve bought and made a list. I haven’t yet checked it twice, but I do have an idea what I need. 273 more words

Musings

Was Camus a Sisyphus or a Stranger?

On the 7th of November 1913, Albert Camus, a French Noble Prize winning author, philosopher and journalist, was born in Dréan, French Algeria. Known for literary landmarks, such as… 809 more words

Literature