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Focus and outlook matter.

Thirty-five views and twenty-six likes. The stats for a recent blog post. Guess which number I’m focusing on?

Who are these people who read what I wrote and didn’t like it? 1,355 more words

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Philosophy

Philosophy:

It’s what you do

When life’s got so pointless

You require that its meaning

Be explained

By professors

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Webs in the Attic

I sit at the kitchen table waiting for thoughts to come.
So far none’s forthcoming; I’m hoping there’ll be some.
Time is quickly passing as I stare off into space. 215 more words

Poetry

Convention: New Moon in Sidereal Aquarius

“Defeat, my Defeat, my deathless courage,

You and I shall laugh together with the storm,

And together we shall dig graves for all that die in us, 508 more words

Moon Phases

If we continue to be pessimistic, then yes all systems will eventually fail including capitalism.

If we continue to be pessimistic, then yes all systems will eventually fail including capitalism. The root of our problems is not political. It is spiritual. 1,219 more words

Optimism

I continue to be an optimist. I continue to believe that human nature is fundamentally good, regardless of evidence to the contrary. After all, judgment and interpretation are matters of perspective: time and distance are likely to increase my understanding. 531 more words

Seven Second Decision Making

How to Be More Optimistic

Life is better with a half-full glass.

Published: February 19, 2020 at 03:00AM

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