Tag Archives: Musings on Life

Damn…I didn’t know I could get more crazy, but apparently it is possible!

I gotta quit going to doctors…they keep telling me I’m more crazy than I knew For reals, I’m happy to learn more about myself, but I’m somewhat saddened to hear that I have more problems  than I knew.  Recently, I … Continue reading

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2015 is turning out to be the year of carpe diem

Hanging out with my grandpa… 11 days skiing in Colorado (and some pretty wicked improvement in my skiing this year)… My first black diamond mogul run with my “CO girlfriend” at Copper Mountain… Camping where I camped so many nights … Continue reading

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Probabilian Possibilianism

February 14, 2015   Albert Einstein famously said (when debating quantum mechanics) that “god doesn’t play dice with the world”.    Of course, he was using “god” to refer to the natural laws of the universe, not “God” as most people … Continue reading

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A curious little discovery

I realized something last night.  I was cataloging of all the negative “life events” that have occurred since mid-2005 – death of one grandfather, explosion of one side of family due to fights over estate, mother diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease, … Continue reading

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Converging Threads: Philosophy, Psychology, Spirituality, and Science (Saying Goodbye to Pop Part II)

  As you know, I have been reading philosophy, religious texts, general spiritual material, and even some personal development over the last few years.  I feel like I have finally amassed different viewpoints that I’m starting to figure out my … Continue reading

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I’ve got a peaceful, easy feeling

I spent some time this morning searching about introverts and loners being happy.  First, (not shockingly) introverts to be taking over the internet!  Second, there were a lot of articles talking about research showing that introverts are less happy than … Continue reading

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Existential Crisis…over at last

Much of the turmoil over the last few years, and indeed for much of my life, has been essentially an extended existential crisis.  I have come back more strongly to the tentative position I held when much younger (though at … Continue reading

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The problem with faith and back to basic Buddhism

A few days ago I posted a fake conversation with god through a strange voice indeed.  It was not completely a joke, but more of a way to lay aside something that had been troubling me for years.  As much as … Continue reading

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First day on the road. What a day!?

This is the first post from “the road”, which is reason to celebrate!  I’m only a quarter of the way to Georgia, for reasons that I’ll get into (I’ve learned that writing is good therapy).  While there have been a … Continue reading

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It’s hard to be mad with fall colors like this

While walking around Fair Hill this afternoon, I was thinking of everything that has happened the last few years while taking in the beautiful fall leaves.  I couldn’t help but think of this quote from the end of American Beauty: … Continue reading

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