Angels & Jesus

“Suddenly there was a great earthquake! For an angel of the Lord came down from heaven, rolled aside the stone, and sat on it.” -Matthew 28:2-3 It is important to note that the word ‘heaven’ actually means ‘sky’ in its original sense. So, the angel came down from the sky. The angel’s coming down from…

Good, Bad & Evil

If I break my leg, I would consider this a bad event. I think most people would agree with me on this. I highly doubt there are many people who would be ecstatic about breaking their leg. Nonetheless, breaking my leg is bad, but not breaking my leg is not good either. Instead, not breaking…

Figuring Things Out

Source: Scott Young website, Nov 2015 Some people are good at figuring things out. You can give them a goal, sometimes with ambiguous instructions or constraints, and they will find a way to do it. It may not always be the way you envisioned (especially if your instructions are bad) but these people rarely get…

Time: The Memory of Past and Future Events

Predicting versus discovery of future events. Imagining: the tool of para-communication.   When considering the truth of ideas which cannot truly be tested, it may still be possible to subject’ these ideas to known truths (beliefs). One can mentally remove the variables and work with whatever is left. Consider this question: Is there a future?…

An Unforgiving Perception: Entry 1

Days are long but nights are even longer. Sleep continues to elude me. My mind never turns off. There is a train that goes by my apartment every few hours or so blaring its horn at full volume. They also don’t sleep, but rather continue to blare their  horn through the night. Though, it rarely…

lessons from ubuntu

here is just a small sampling of the many lessons i have (somewhat) learned from using ubuntu as my only OS. if you don’t have a smartphone, you are gonna be screwed when shit goes south, because shit will go south. don’t panic google your problem google your problem using different words rethink your problem,…