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community and comfort, conformity and certainty

March 19, 2017


“The lust for comfort murders the passion of the soul, and then walks grinning in the funeral.” – Kahlil Gibran “A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearranging their prejudices.” – William James With all of the faults and misgivings of facebook and other social media, it is still possible […]

knowing and unknowing; truth and untruth

March 4, 2017


There is no authentic knowing outside of the context of relationship. Without direct experience, “truth” loses its integrity. Since truth with direct experience is subject to interpretation (or possible fallacy), Then truth without direct experience is little more than hearsay (or possible heresy). “If your knowledge of fire has been turned to certainty by words […]