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Why I Am Not Religious (Anymore)

Note: This article first appeared on South African Atheists, but because the site no longer exists I wanted to post it again here.

I suppose it is about time that I wrote why I became an atheist, or more likely, how my thoughts developed on the topic. 2,465 more words



Day 26: Night

“Losing My Religion” – R.E.M.

Hard to believe, but “Losing My Religion” is close to reaching its 25th anniversary (released in 1991).


Major or Minor - Changing the Key Structure in Popular Music

In Western music, it’s pretty simple. Songs written in a major key sound happy while songs written in the minor key sound sad. (but not exclusively) 68 more words


Day 21: I've said too much

Oh life, it’s bigger
It’s bigger than you
And you are not me
The lengths that I will go to
The distance in your eyes… 17 more words


R.E.M. - Losing My Religion (1991; Out of Time)

Dann, wenn nach Wochen und Monaten der Düsternis der Himmel über Zürich mal wieder blau erscheint, dann wenn sich die Temperaturen zum erstenmal im zweistelligen Bereich einfinden und man sich seltsam “zappelig” fühlt, dann wenn man auf der tragbaren Festplatte die verschrobenen und verbitterten Songwritter gegen die süffigen und grossen Melodien des sogenannten perfekten Popsongs eintauscht, ja dann darf wohl vom ersten Frühlingstag 2015 sprechen. 18 more words

Song Des Tages

Books Devoured #1

Hey there everyone!
Not long ago, I’ve set out on a writing adventure. Everyone is entitled to their opinion about the things they read (or watch, or listen to, or taste, or whatever).They’re also entitled to express them online.And yes I am glad to articulate my thoughts about books & put them into words. 3,280 more words


Anger Rising

As I move through this experience of losing my faith, coming to terms with the fact that I’m an atheist, then losing everyone I love because they think I’m the devil, I find anger rising in me. 683 more words