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White Out

White Out

Silence, surrounds me so,
An eerie fog lingering in the still air,
With not a hint of wind to blow,
This sadness away from here, 169 more words

Poetry

Avatar: The Illusion of Reality

DISCLAIMER: THIS THREAD CONTAINS SPOILERS FROM THE MOVIE “Avatar” BY James Cameron. FOR THOSE WHO STILL HAVEN’T WATCHED THE SAID MOVIE, PLEASE LEAVE IMMEDIATELY.

– Richmond Nagera… 854 more words

Avatar

Book Review: The Sorrow of Young Werther by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“I am proud of my heart alone, it is the sole source of everything, all our strength, happiness and misery. All the knowledge I possess everyone else can acquire, but my heart is all my own.”  986 more words

Book Review

Two Quick Notes on Culture

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Language is a Playground

Speaking a particular language can be a kind of hive mind, but language is independent of patriarchal structures, and is always evolving from bottom up. 402 more words

Subjectivity

Romanticism and "First" Meetings

Evening Friends,

There’s something about romanticism and meeting new people. I feel that there’s so much potential when you meet a new person. They could become your best friend or worst enemy. 103 more words

New

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is a time in every man’s education when he arrives at the conviction that envy is ignorance; that imitation is suicide; that he must take himself for better, for worse, as his portion; that though the wide universe is full of good, no kernel of nourishing corn can come to him but through his toil bestowed on that plot of ground which is given to him to till. 43 more words

Excerpt

Two dimensions of art - a critique

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Leandro Castelluccio

Cover image: Mercury by Nick Gaetano (Image obtained from: https://theartstack.com/artist/nick-gaetano/mercury-10)

Ayn Rand is an author-philosopher who continuously awakens conflicting opinions, faithful followers of his thought, faithful opponents and others who take an middle position. 3,590 more words

Filosofía/Philosophy