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“You Are Picasso” (But Probably With More Hair) — An Excerpt from “Making Belief”

If we decide that reality is out there in the “objective” world, then everything we know about reality comes to us through our senses. Can we trust them to tell us about the ultimate nature of that reality? What’s happening … Continue reading

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Excerpt from Making Belief

“At first, there were no writings, no rules, and no churches. Just stories about Jesus of Nazareth. Try to picture that for a moment. Nothing but wide-eyed people whispering to one another about an amazing man. Gradually people wrote down … Continue reading

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Excerpt from Making Belief

“Physicists tell us reality is a lot less Puritan than we imagine. Time doesn’t march to a steady beat. It gyrates to different rhythms, dilated by gravity and speed. Matter and energy pretend to sleep in separate rooms, but Einstein … Continue reading

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“Making Belief” now Available on Amazon

I’ve made part of the book I’ve been writing available as a smaller book. You can have a look here: Making Belief: Speaking for a Natural, Intelligent, Outlandish Faith   Here is my introduction to the book on Amazon: When … Continue reading

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such musing

is vermouth the color of the stars? or are they rendered berry-like by dreaming?

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I’ve broken the code.

I’ve broken the code. Everything’s saying your name. You’ve broken my mind— the effortless way you squat. It’s magic in slacks. I’m numbed by pleasure. It requires something to die.

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It was a day like any other

It was a day like any other. Only that’s impossible. The birds were singing. Birds don’t sing. I walked outside. You can never walk outside yourself. A man approached. There is no assertion. You attract everything. He said bless you, … Continue reading

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