Category Archives: Religion

Preppers and the Spiritual But Not Religious


Despite the health hazards assumed by living in an age of crisis, I am happy to be alive at this fantastically interesting period of history. Entrenched institutions everywhere are being revolutionized and the ensuing conflicts and dispersions of ideas and … Continue reading

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Authority, Meaning, and Myth


As I have developed a more mystical philosophy of life, I have had several conversations about my (heretical) beliefs. Invariably, the first questions with which I am presented are regarding authority. “Who is your authority? Do you submit to God’s … Continue reading

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Prayer vs. Meditation


The title of this blog makes it sound as if prayer and meditation are mutually opposed. I don’t hold this view, but I know that this is the predominant view among fundamentalist Christians, Jews, and Muslims. In this blog, I … Continue reading

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Bill Nye vs. Ken Ham on Evolution vs. Creation


Regarding the recent debate between Bill Nye “The Science Guy” and Ken Ham, president of Answers in Genesis (AiG), I have a few thoughts: Ken Ham is not a scientist. Science is a process involving logical methods and accountability designed … Continue reading

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No Thing


My last post opened with the dogmatic pontification, “There is only one thing.” Please try to understand my words as less of a prosaic resolute statement of fact, and more of a poetic playing with words. When attempting to describe … Continue reading

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One Thing


There is only One Thing. To say, “there are two things,” establishes a relationship between the two things. This relationship exists in an environment and all together they compose a system which is One All Encompassing Thing. We find ourselves … Continue reading

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Gatekeeper Religion


If “mystic” is a bad word, then slander me with it. Where there are no mysteries, there are no questions. Where there are no questions, the mind is not free. Like a dream within a dream, the world is a … Continue reading

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