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This article discusses Plato's treatment of reincarnation in his book, The Republic. Read More

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In Plato's dialogue 'The Symposium,' he asks the Ancient Greek playwright 'Aristophanes' to present a story about soul-mates. He explains that human were originally created with four arms, four legs and a head with two faces. At the time, it was said that humans had great strength and threatened the… Read More
Update - cleaned up the rambling parts a bit Update - added some more in depth parts After reading Descartes, Plato, and Aristotle, comes a small note on the soul... Read More
He thought about that pure thing, the pure state, for everything, which is possible, to have, to be. He always respected the time, the time that makes sand from the big rocks would one day turn him into sand. But before then, he wanted to turn into something new, a… Read More

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A thousand years after global warming set the earth on a new natural cycle, in the Time of Neptune, a small community on the edge of the world faces the incoming Ice Age. Read More

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The voice of the prosecution in Plato's Apology. Read More
Plato's famous Allegory of the Cave, retold with modern substitutions. Read More

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[On Hiatus. Sorry! D:] *Won Second Place in Unknown girl's contest. YAY!* Atlantis. Plato's hypothetical island. A fascinating point in the history of myths and legends. No one knows what really happened. Oh yes, there are theories. There are presumptions and suppositions. There are rumours and fantasies. But as mentioned,… Read More

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A University student takes experimental psychedelic drugs during the outset of World War III and witnesses apocalyptic visions of Time breaking down. Read More

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Hmm. The cave... Read More

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Poem / Poetry

December 11, 2009

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Tired to live on earth,will searching for others life traveling by UFO. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 10, 2009

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asterios polyp + mats ek + realizing all of my friends are mentally ill = this. Read More

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An unfinished work in progress: A rumination of philosophical questions and metaphysical perceptions. ___________________________________________________________________************************************************************___________________________________________________________________ A visitation of muse occurred while the author awaited permission to publish a photo with the first part of the book. Impatience also inspired and out came this trite, but perhaps funny poem. I get permission… Read More
Here are some of my Glacier National Park journal entries from my 1972 bicycle trip from Michigan to the West Coast. Included here also are my reflections on Hesse’s novel, Narcissus And Goldmund. Read More
The following essay describes scientific thinking, analysis, and results from a non materialistic perspective. Read More

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Final part of my memoir on reading stuff. Read More
We are endowed by nature and grace with extra ordinary activity; our corporal and spiritual passions are constantly excited. Our body must be supported by food and sleep, and if it is indulged, it desires to be cherished, it requires enjoyments and comforts, and the more its desires are satisfied… Read More

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this is just a short paper i wrote for my mid term for western culture Read More
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