Existential and Philosophical OCD? Sounds Like Me

I had never heard of “existential and philosophical obsessive compulsive disorder” before this morning (discovered during some light reading during breakfast, haha).  Apparently, this is really a thing.  Not that I need another mental disorder to add to the list, but holy cow this really fits the bill. From an overview webpage from the International … Continue reading Existential and Philosophical OCD? Sounds Like Me

Musings on The Soul

I am finally caught up at work. I spent some much-deserved downtime yesterday driving though the North Georgia mountains. Fall is my favorite season and I enjoyed the cool, rainy, and windy weather (yeah I know, I’m weird). One thing I like about this sort of weather is that you’re not necessarily supposed to do … Continue reading Musings on The Soul

Defining the Goal: What the Heck am I Seeking? (Part I)

I realized that the last post should have been the Part II to this, which is really Part I.  Although I think that these are not really sequential parts, in that both will occur somewhat at the same time, Part I represents a set of more foundational aspects of what I’m working on.  These foundations … Continue reading Defining the Goal: What the Heck am I Seeking? (Part I)

Defining the Goal: What the Heck am I Seeking? (Part II)

This is an important and difficult question: what am I seeking?  My answer: the answers to the generally unanswerable, duh!  One of the best quotes I’ve ever heard is: if you keep asking “why?” long enough, the only honest answers you’ll get are “I don’t know” and “because I said so”.[1]  Humans have invented countless … Continue reading Defining the Goal: What the Heck am I Seeking? (Part II)

Starting Over…Again :)

This blog, like my path, has had a lot of twists and turns over the last few years.  Sometimes the twists and turns are frustrating, and getting lost over and over again has been infuriating at times.  But it has been worth it. It reminds me of hiking.  Sometimes you hike a hike and never … Continue reading Starting Over…Again 🙂