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Question of the Day

Am I who I think I am

or who others perceive me

to be?


Visiting an Old Philosopher

Looking for a destination for a little evening bycicle tour after work, a recent comment on https://nosignofit.wordpress.com/2015/05/27/body-person-community-watsuji-tetsuro-and-the-ground-of-ethics/ reminded me of Max Scheeler, providing an idea for a little tour. 241 more words


Brian Toups: An Author Interview

I am incredibly honored to be voted the Every Day Fiction top author for April 2015! Check out the interview below if you want to know a little bit about me and my writing projects. 85 more words


This One Idea

Do good things come to those who wait?
Or do they waste their days
And months and years in wishing
For the slightest of displays… 58 more words

Original Poems

Chess and the Environment

In the game of chess there are many ways to win, and to lose. A favorite method for semi-technically competent players is to get a slight advantage then reduce and simplify, trading off pieces in order to win the end game- keeping that initial slight advantage. 183 more words


Be Happy. Now

”If you want to be happy, be” — Leo Tolstoy

I stumbled across these words and the simplicity of this idea put a smile on my face. 416 more words


Why I No Longer Believe: Confessions of an Ex-Christian

It seems fitting to me – after much consideration and introspection – that I should write this; principally for my own interest, but for others who may find themselves caught amid the same shifting tide. 3,083 more words