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.
Censorship, Bigotry, Anti-Constitutional Controls over our lives, - Trump may go away but the GOP will likely continue. So there are choices to be made. SCOTUS has a terrible credibility rating - but it is a stronghold of Anti-Democratic power for the right. How will the field play out after Trump is out of the … Continue reading Trump is Likely Going to Prison, Will Ron DeSantis Move On As a Smarter GOP-Nazi Leader, Or Will He Vow to Get Trump Out of Jail and Take On The Baggage to Gain the Base? (A Nietzcshean Perspective On the ‘Culture’ Wars)
#theocracykillschildren #godisamonster #god #spiritual #belief #rightwingextremism #faith #love #abortion #prochoice #prolife #reproductiverights #civilrights #scotus #roevswade https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TxcDTUMLQJI https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=soVNA0uepkY&t=16s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KS_f6O8mWsk
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?
In related news, the risen Jesus Christ was seen streaking across the white house lawn screaming lines from Rebel Without a Cause with his 'Whose Disciples Are They Anyway' Intergalactic Improv Troupe. Be excellent to each other.
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
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
In the face of rising nihilist violence, the tone and pitch of our private song is key. My own perfect sanity demands I maintain irrational exuberant joy and motions of immortal jouissance at the fringes of consensus reality facing off with a smile of hope daring the archons to bend. What is the will of … Continue reading Some Philosophers Would Argue The World Is Already Perfect
The witches used to bother me Temptation was a scourge Now weekly they have trials And my neighbors go t' purge If you feel a bit funny They dunk her nice and deep If she drowns she's saved, forgive us If she comes back up, she' weak So we burn those who dare cross us … Continue reading Ever Since They Outlawed Sin