https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ZyNJ3cKfEg THE ISLAND... IS US. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b9a7-2XLPqc&t=287s This is in my opinion an incredible misreading. Dostoevsky is not criticizing 'Utopianism' but rather Rationality itself. In fact a gutteral human cry rebutting those who would seek to have all live and die under the rubric "facts don't care about your feelings." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yIiyuHwontk
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=raMeKX3659A https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N1KvgtEnABY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nSO0lwZXaqA People are becoming boring and spiritless in our overtech-saturated culture. Good news would be if people were becoming pagans, witches, fuckin' Fremen. Ask the population how many have ridden the mighty sand worm. BOOORING. If you don't believe in God you either fail at your defining or you lack the sensory conditions … Continue reading Growing Number of Americans Self-Reporting As Atheist/Agnostic/None in New Poll. God is Concerned That There Will Less People Available to Fly Murder Planes Into Buildings He Doesn’t Like, While The TECHNIUM Gains Strength And Hums Into Bellowing Hunger To Drain More Eagerly Our Precious Bodily Fluids.
I believe in God (technically it doesn't count as faith because we have met several times, but anyway that's another post.) My work in fiction largely focuses on technology's collisions with spirituality, aiming to find a path for spirituality to survive the over-technology-saturated life we have and the scientism and reductionism that has our culture … Continue reading Will Belief in God Survive the Religious Right?
I have been curious about monasteries, cloisters, medieval lives of nuns and monks, and generally the idea of the pious and scholarly individual who joins an isolated community. I have read a few good books on it, including: Magic in the Cloister: Pious Motives, Illicit Interests, and Occult Approaches to the Medieval Universe(Magic in History)by Sophie … Continue reading A Fascination With Monastic Life With an Eye Toward Alternative Futures and Communities
"You girls like free speech, don't you?", the monopoly man said on his way into club relevance while slapping the cute blue haired girl's ass. https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x4uh89c
The elevator alone was worth the price of admission. That backlit glow of tempered bone-glass, so white as to be a privilege just to visage. No buttons of which to speak, I could have reached out to attempt to hold - the invisible hand, of my heavenly father, but I demured. The proud, prodigal son … Continue reading Touring, as the Son of God, the Higher Facilities Beyond the Cloud – Hark! It Is Take Your Child to Work Day.