It appears simple: we know something because we are told of it and the sum of what we know becomes our body of knowledgeContinue reading “Disentangling Knowing from Belief”
The uses of stories. Stories help us fix meaning by providing a dramatization. Stories coalesce into myths.
We’ve been living through the dissolution of our instincts for self-preservation. Why is that? One explanation leans on our habit of looking for aContinue reading “Self-Preservation, Musings on Imagination”
This line from the Dark Mountain Manifesto stopped me in my tracks when I first read it and, in a sense, I’ve been hovering,Continue reading ““What do we do when we stop pretending?””
We have confused a pseudo-existential threat, a threat only to Ego’s dominion over us, for an actual existential threat. This same mechanism leads a heroin addict to suicide and leads every self-proclaimed Master of the Universe to massing all the energy available to him, almost always a him…, to actively promote the destruction of the fabric of life.
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