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On Human Rights

On Human Rights

What are human rights and where do they come from? Everyone probably has a different and unique answer but I think we all share a common stance on the question. We all can acknowledge that we have rights as people but I think we disagree on what rights we have and how we have them.

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Collapse – A post joy world

Collapse – A post joy world

I know that every generation thinks it is living in the end times. This is a phenomenon as old as civilization, everyone feels that collapse is imminent but it rarely happens. Apocalypse features in our media through out time. Religions have scenes of it in their holy books, writers and poets have been imagining it and we continue this trend. Maybe we do this because we are so aware of our own mortality that we feel a need to apply it to civilization. Or maybe it is just idle fantasy, imagining the fall of all that we have built.

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Rain on My Parade – Failing to find the point

Rain on My Parade – Failing to find the point

Life when you boil it down to the component parts really has no point beyond the biologic imperative to continue the species. Life is survival and reproduction. This is how it is for every other species on the planet, they exist without a point. They don’t need one. We, humans, the cosmic accident are the only species that tries to find a point in all this.

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Escape the Binds

Escape the Binds

Enter into a contract with yourself, one where you promise yourself that you will be free. Enter into a contract and escape. Tied down as we are there must be a way to escape these binds. Or maybe there is not. I don’t know, I have been stuck creatively lately.

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The Defined Failure

The Defined Failure

How do you define success? For some it is a corner office with a view. For some it is a big happy family. For some it is fame or riches or recognition or joy. Whatever success is for you I am sure you have at least a vague definition of it in your head. At the very least a vague goal, like getting a new job or promotion or house or whatever. What I wonder though is how many people have a definition of failure.

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