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12 Observations about life & humanity

As is sometimes the case with my ever-wandering mind, I wasn’t able to fall asleep quickly a few nights ago. My mind was full of completely random things, inspired by a variety of experiences over the past many years.  185 more words

Just A Thought.

Existentialism and Hiroshima (6th August 1945)

You’re you and nothing but you
You do what you do and you do it
You’re a person who does knows what to do
And you’re the man who dropped the bomb on Hiroshima… 71 more words


On poverty, parenting, and Paula

Of course it would be Paula Bennett, the government’s most infamous ladder-retracting Minister, getting headlines about irresponsible parenting being the real cause of children going to school with no lunches. 436 more words


More 'Transparency'

Yeah, right.

President Obama promised us the the most transparent administration, ever.

Yeah, not so much.

I’ve been reading some news accounts proclaiming (at the time) that Obama would be so much better than President Bush at responding to Freedom of Information Act requests… 112 more words


Is Belief Really a Choice?

For most of my life, I have thought that belief was a choice, but I think that I have never really given that thought the scrutiny it deserves. 1,581 more words


Steve Beckow - Self-Mastery, Personal Power, and Personal Responsibility - 3-18-15

Steve Beckow

It’s amazing how differently things look after a spiritual experience.  Or how things that were mysterious before are not mysterious after. Etc.

A sense that I had before, but which was undeveloped, is growing rapidly. 884 more words