Deep Thoughts

The Theory of Some Things

About a week ago I read someone online about how many people are addicted to suffering. This sounds all psychologist mumbo jumbo at first, but then I read a bit more and realized – this guy on on to something here. Maybe “suffering” is the wrong word. Maybe GUILT is the better word. At least […] Read more…

Life. And Death. And Books.

The closest I’ve ever come to understanding death was the moment I gave birth to my first child.

There were no complications, neither I nor the baby were in distress, and my daughter was born perfectly healthy.

Still, in that moment, consumed in the un-medicated haze of labor pains and heavy acceptance of new life leaving my being to form its own – I experienced a profound connection to the intensity of both life and death all at once. Life and death, two journeys we all must pass, inevitably, once at our beginning and once at our end. Read more…

The Sound of Silence. Blog Silence.

Hello Blog, my old friend. I’ve come to talk to you again.  Because all my thoughts are creeping, Left quiet only when I’m sleeping. And the words, that keep running through my brain Aren’t retained Within this blog of silence.  These lofty dreams I hope to own, Neither closer do I roam, Nor the decision to revamp. I […] Read more…

My Grandest Adventure…and A Dabbling Into the Metaphysics of Time

I’ve been feeling rather reflective lately. Lost in the contemplation of the metaphysics of time, both reminiscent of the past and hopeful for the future.  I remember being younger and someone explaining to me that time was like a river – that all time is currently flowing, yet all we can experience and know is […] Read more…