Ideas and Truth

“The universe is an ongoing explosion. That’s where you live. In an explosion.  Also, we absolutely don’t know what living is.  Sometimes atoms arranged in a certain way just get very haunted.  That’s us.  When an explosion explodes hard enough, dust wakes up and thinks about itself. And then writes about it.          … Continue reading “Ideas and Truth”

Death is the Elephant in the Room

Death is a big piece of so many of the contradictions that are inherent in the experience of being human.  Death is the only thing that any of us are absolutely guaranteed, and yet somehow it manages to take us by surprise.  We live our lives and make decisions according to our own values hierarchy.  … Continue reading “Death is the Elephant in the Room”

More to do than can ever be done

The universe.  It is large.   As far as my conception of it goes, it is infinite.   It is infinite in size, in complexity, and in depth. Fractals. Repeating patterns in every direction, each line stretching to infinity.  And ideas. Those are infinite too.  There are an infinite number of ideas we can explore, and … Continue reading “More to do than can ever be done”