Category Archives: Philosophy

Luck

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Rehab

Bemoaning all the folks who fail to vote, as if the chads and checkmarks were a choice, perhaps it’s time to look around and note how weak and unregarded is our voice. The jerk who (maybe) won had one appeal … Continue reading

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First World

We never wondered how we’d get more food. We always had a roof over our heads. We didn’t act with privileged attitude although we all had clothes and our own beds. Our parenting was adequate. Abuse was rare compared to … Continue reading

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The Dolphin’s Decision

The world was watery when life emerged. We know this, though it’s not what all believe. Life reproduced evolving and diverged, and some of its creations grew to leave the oceans. Dolphins stayed though breathing air, while landed mammals lived … Continue reading

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Unwell

Our ocean is too warm. Our forests burn too often now, too widely, and the air bears irritants, but most in power spurn the obvious, the facts: that they impair tomorrow with the corporate hunt for wealth, as much as … Continue reading

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Complicated

  It’s always been too difficult to solve. When I was young I thought I’d suss it out before attaining age, but we evolve without regard to wisdom and I doubt we’re made for reason or morality. Sure black & … Continue reading

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The Rise of Ignorance

Deliberately I choose to walk to BART. The news makes me feel headachy and tense. I figure something on my way will start me laughing or at least deflect. Defense against reality by exercise and air: I’ll breathe in depth … Continue reading

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