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Some Thoughts on Sleep Paralysis

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Sleep paralysis is one of those uncanny phenomena that people like to explain away by saying that it has a scientific explanation. In fact, it doesn’t. 2,070 more words

Broaching Impossible Thinkers

This post is written for the Oriel Theology blog, which can be found here.

It’s that time of year again—students are anticipating the start of the school year, whilst we’ve already started in America. 1,321 more words

Barth

The Corporate Realism Of Job Adverts

When did the language of job adverts become so arcane? It is a language unto itself – a meta-language that seems to lack referents in what passes for the concrete fabric of reality today. 502 more words

Essay

Wittgenstein, Language and an easy hardness

Wittgenstein’s a bit of a difficult one. In a funny way what he is saying is so simple, so in your face that you can’t quite grasp it. 422 more words

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