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What came first: Consciousness or Matter? (Does it matter? What do you think?)

Following on from my previous post, it is now time to delve into what being a MonistIdealist Panentheist Catholic means for me. As explained in said last post, these words are merely labels, and labels can mean different things to different people. 1,271 more words

Awareness

NOT DRINKING THE KOOL-AID

Ideally, what should be said to every child, repeatedly, throughout his or her school life is something like this: ‘You are in the process of being indoctrinated.

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Awareness

Star Trek: Cogito, Ergo Sum

A scene long to be remembered, this episode of the astounding series Star Trek: The Next Generation is one of my favourites.

Professor Moriarty reaches the conclusion of Descartes: … 44 more words

Philosophy

Descartes’ Inconclusive Conclusion

Rene Descartes was a French philosopher who is credited for coming out with the phrase “Cogito ergo sum.” Meaning “I think therefore I am.” And it was considered by him and his cohorts as the sole evidence of one’s existence. 639 more words

Philosophy

Am I really doing better?

What the fuck is wrong with you my dear?
Have you been too strong for too long? I’m doing better, I really am, but this week is just so difficult for me. 289 more words

Broken

Freewriting vs winning

I didn’t blog yesterday. That small fact has filled me with guilt. I convinced myself I would just double blog another time, presmably today. But here I am blogging late into night. 378 more words

Cogito Ergo Sum

NaPoWriMo Day 20: I exist...I think...

Cogito Ergo Sum is proof
that I exist, or so they say
but Latin is all Greek to me
so am I real? That’s somewhat grey… 101 more words

Poetry