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)