“The unexamined life is not worth living for the human.” – Socrates
In many ways children are born philosophers. They come into this world, thirsty with questions and wonder. And somewhere along the way, they are learned out of this wonder. More and more of reality goes unquestioned, and life can become no more than a routine. Yet philosophy, as a quest for wisdom, can be the reawakening. The concerted effort on our parts to retain our childshness…the parts that count anyway…
These are the parts that separate us from the sheep. These are the questions that philosophy explores. And these are the questions, I explore here.
Why Do You Persist?
How Do You Create A Reading List For A Lifetime?
Radical Honesty: A Genius Idea or Just Plain Crazy?
A Leap Of Doubt & The Value Of Uncertainty
The Internet Is My Religion
A Myth Is Not A Lie
Hookah, Culture, & One Humanity
“College Education The Largest Scam In US History?”
How To Do It In 7 Breaths
8 Life Lessons From A Bird
Philosophy For The Streets
Is A Bad Job Worse Than No Job?
Everything Is Shining
Sophie’s World: A Novel About The History Of Philosophy
Women Seeking Men Who Read
Are You Afraid Of Doubt?
Naked Existence A Thought Experiment
Vice, Virtue, & The Journy’s In-between
Are You Learning How To Die?
The Big Idea. LEGGO
Physician Heal Thyself
13 Websites That Will Make You Smarter
The Rated R Bible & Religion’s Choke Hold On Creativity
First Explore Truth Readers Pick: Hope On A Tight Rope
14 Ways To Commit Slow Suicide
A Book Burning Deferred?
Where Can You Truly Be Honest?
Women Know Your Place
Embracing Your Soul Rebel
Pudding, Concrete, ASSumptions, and True Education
110 Books That Will Change Your Life
10 Things To Pack For The Ride Of Your Life
These Are The Birthdays Of Our Lives
Slow Down Cemetery Ahead
It Will Only Take A Minute
Creating Your Own Bucket List: 50 Things To Do Before You Die Part 2
Creating Your Own Bucket List: 50 Things To Do Before You Die Part 1
Just How It Feels (Sometimes)
Why I Half Believe In God
Conspiracy To Kill Your Brain
Escaping The In-between Life(If Possible)
Marrying Style & Substance
Red Lights Mean Grow
TGIF But What Are We Working For?
The Calf Path
You Refuse To Do It Because You’re Afraid?
No Joke. I’m Starting To See Green
Marijuana, Life, And The Big Hairy Questions
Proceed As The Way Opens
Sit Down And Shut Up
Convergence: Faith Meets Real Life
A Silent Killer Part 3
Want To Get Away
Conversations On Truth: Weigh In
Be Strange, Be Very Strange
We’re Losing Our Religion
Why Don’t You Rebel? Part 1 & 2
Your Photo-shopped Life
7 Things That May Be Blocking You From The Truth
10 Books That May Change Your Life
Haiti Had It Coming Pat Robinson?
Can Success Poison Your Soul?
Curiosity Didn’t Kill The Cat
Dancing With An Idea
Drops Like Stars: Thoughts On Creativity And Suffering
Do Your Best And Forget The Rest
A Life And Death Issue
The Cure For Common Insanity
7 Ways To Jump Start Your Spiritual Life
No Love, No Change
Stuck In No Man’s Land
Dr. Cornel West On Truth vs Power
Who Will Cry At Your Funeral
My Always Morphing Life Stance. What’s Yours?
Do You Know What The Scariest Thing Is?
The Naked Truth
We All Fall Down