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The Reason for Nonsense

Everything happens for a reason. Everything that has happened can be reasoned out, while everything happening can be reasoned with. The world around is a world of cause and effect. 700 more words



6 July 2015

“Hi Chuck, you were away for a while. Did you enjoy your vacation?”

“It was god awful. They treated me like a goddamned prisoner. 538 more words


Free Will

Let me ask you a question: Why are humans so special? We do what we want, not what we need to. Free will. It means we are not bound by necessity or fate. 1,178 more words


The glaze of jade
a genteel gracious form
boundless majestic charm
many are more than willing
to have such
a prerequisite for becoming
a porcelain… 186 more words


Quote-of-the-Week 27

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“If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.  Let each man march to his own rhythm, however measured, or far away.”

(Henry David Thoreau)


he awakens in the moment.
he makes coffee.
a toke.
a cigarette.
he imagines sitting before the computer with sun bright on the blinds in the window not feeling like much of anything but used up continuing the infamous epic not poem about our misguided perhaps theory of everything. 2,600 more words


Procrustes' Bed

There’s a Greek legend about a fellow names Procrustes, a rogue blacksmith from Attica. He had an iron bed, and he would force people to lie on it. 411 more words

Relating To God