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I have a short (true) story, “De Profundis: Our Past is Prologue”, in the upcoming new issue of The Mockingbird, the literary magazine of the Mockingbird ministry. 728 more words

Biblical Theology

The Utter Meaninglessness of Life: A Response to Neil Levy

Theistic philosophers often argue that the naturalistic worldview renders life completely meaningless (Craig, 1994, p57-75).  On their understanding, objective meaning can only be derived from a transcendent–i.e., supernatural–source.   1,909 more words


Flash! Friday Contest and King Sisyphus

I’m back again! I’ve taken part in most Flash Friday Contests since last summer, but this is my first one this year!

What do Flash Friday Contest and King Sisyphus have in common? 673 more words

Flash Friday Challenge

Honors 11: Sisyphus + Second Sex + Primer Outline + Teach the Class + No Exit

Okay, so a lot happened today. We first finished our “Myth of Sisyphus” quiz in partners. We also answered, in our partnership, one of the questions at the back of “The Second Sex” as part of our quiz. 87 more words

Honors 11

Honors 11: "A Primer of Ext." Outline, Myth of Sisyphus Quiz and The Second Sex

I assigned an outline for “A Primer of Existentialism” today in order to simplify our understanding of the text and draw connections to others we have read. 83 more words

Honors 11

Deconstructing Language and Meaning with Eugène Ionesco

On the 26th of November 1909, the playwright Eugen Ionescu was born in Slatina, Judetul Olt, Romania. Having trained as a French teacher in ‘Little Paris’, as Bucharest had become known between the two world wars, Ionesco followed on to Paris where he completed his doctorate in 1938. 873 more words


'Colleen and Joe's Anorexic Venus Fly Trap'

(Colleen and Joe’s Venus Fly Trap, aerial view. Stockholm)

There is but one truly serious philosophical problem and that is suicide – Albert Camus, The Myth of Sisyphus.