Grace Lies In The Distinction

I have been in some pretty unpleasant situations. Some of the unpleasant situations I've been in are consequences of my own actions, either directly or indirectly. Some of them are consequences of the actions, the choices, of others. A number of them were inevitable, while some were completely avoidable. A few years ago I was …

Wrong About Rights

Human rights are nothing more than a figment of our collective imagination. I really hope you don’t get me wrong, I’m not belittling or devaluing them in any way. In fact, I think there isn’t anything in the world more important than human rights. I am simply voicing my opinion on the fact that there …

My brain has fallen out

I've been spending a lot of time crawling down long, dark rabbit holes lately. Reading pages upon pages of mind rotting tripe. Watching YouTube videos that have taken me far beyond cringe and left me feeling sad and dirty and hopeless. I've been focusing on the negativity that surrounds us in life, and willfully ignoring …

Run-on Sentences

There is a funny thing that happens sometimes when one is writing, when one sits down to express a simple thought, when one thinks they’ll just quickly jot down something, but the words just keep coming, like there is a rushing river just underneath the surface thoughts, pregnant with freshwater fish and fantastic ideas, a …