LXXVIII – Wanderings on Religious Truths

Dogma: a principle or set of principles laid down by an authority as incontrovertibly true. As mentioned previously, the bottom line of being truthful must be the improvement of the human condition and wellbeing. I see this as the highest of values and religious dogma as one of the worst ways to go about it. Just … Continue reading LXXVIII – Wanderings on Religious Truths

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LXXVII – Taboo Thoughts

Last week I wished my kids were sick instead of me. Does that make me a bad parent? Maybe, but that's how I felt. Judge on now... then hear me out and reassess. Last week I got the flu and in addition to significant body aches, lung burning cough and constant nose blowing I got … Continue reading LXXVII – Taboo Thoughts

LXXIV – Debt

Debt goes from something as subjective as feelings (i.e. debt of gratitude) to something as objective as money. This is another dissertation on the latter, more precisely on personal debt rather than the sovereign kind. Weeks ago, some of my colleagues were enthralled in a mortgage conversation, more precisely, interest rates. One of them had … Continue reading LXXIV – Debt