https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r134VxyEdXY A good book to read regarding the narrative of the fall from eden is Erich Fromm's 'The Art of Loving'. He postulates an evolutionary corrolary that primitive man existed in a state of oneness with nature and everything and the more rationality and the ego developed - individuation - at the same time one … Continue reading I’ve Actually Been Watching Jordan Peterson’s Discussions on YouTube, Including Sections Posted of His Latest Talk With Ben Shapiro. I Have Many Thoughts In Response.
by Cypress Butane It is all a mirror if one stares with the eyes Is it a sin to cut my hair I could get a tattoo but damn What does it mean - if I write upon my flesh the word 'Impermanence' - For this world, this time Permanent, La La Lee, I spin … Continue reading Contemplating Religious Orthodoxy As Found Guidebooks Written by Mental Illness Saints In The Course of Reality Breaks – A Poem
Ernest Hemingway's novel 'The Sun Also Rises' has just gone into the public domain with this batch of copyright-expired works this New Year. One of the few Hemingway books I've read... it opens with a quote Gertrude Stein imparted on Hemingway in conversation, "You are all a lost generation." Which became a shorthand name for … Continue reading The Sun Also Rises going into public domain so I can legally say this: You are all a lost generation.
36 And one of the Pharisees desired him that he would eat with him. And he went into the Pharisee's house, and sat down to meat. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JDjo1oIPAPI "If I dried his feet, with my dirty hair... would he make me clean again?" 37 And, behold, a woman in the city, which was a sinner, when she knew … Continue reading A Fat Man, Medusa, and a Sculptor Walk Into a Bar: Unfair Spiritual Questions for the Age of Idolatry