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The Truth about Honesty and Faith

The older I get, the more I appreciate how pain is healed in different ways.

Sometimes, love is the ultimate healer. Other times, it is justice that cures the ailment in your heart. 981 more words

C S Johnson

The Good Things God Does Don't Always Seem Good

Sometimes, I wonder why people don’t see how good God really is.

I get that there’s plenty of wars between religions and people, and there’s a lot of evil in the world. 670 more words

C S Johnson

Our Lives, Our Stories, & Our DNA

Inside of every one of us is a story.

A story began when we began, and we began interacting with other stories ever since we began. 199 more words

C S Johnson

Obsessions on Infinity

Plato had his triangles and his numbers, abstract objects which he called universals or ideals. Such ideals do not exist spatially or temporally, or anywhere else in our physical world. 430 more words

Essays, Dilemmas, & Philosophy

Take a Hike

One of the earliest books I remember reading was Walk Two Moons. I read it in about third grade, I want to say. Possibly fifth. 254 more words

C S Johnson

What Really Matters

Because of my creative, imaginative nature, one of the things I’ve most consistently been accused of is blowing things out of proportion. I think it would happen more when I was a child and a teenager, but it’s happened enough as an adult that I’m pretty sure I would make a great conspiracy theorist. 337 more words

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Consciousness: The Gap

We introduced the differential in the first consciousness post (here), then we went forward to talk about subjectives (here) which are short-term value functions (STVF) attached to sensory information. 481 more words