In which I re-wrote the Declaration of Independence and updated it for this century. Come at me, America.
In which I babble on about things I know very little about in an effort to understand them - specifically, economics.
In which I break down a quote from a Zen master, discuss some more about "Faking it until you become it," and brag a bunch about fitness again.
In which a self-deprecating, untrustworthy nincompoop who doesn't trust anyone lectures you all about trust.
...Or, Of Moose and How We Know What We Know I don't believe in moose. That's right. Let that sit for just a moment. Then, hear me out, please. I make this claim all the bloody time, and, because I live in the Pacific Northwest, I almost always get the same reaction: "What the hell … Continue reading Thoughts for Thursday: Individualism vs. Collectivism (part 3)
In which I ramble on about faith, trust, and a bunch of stuff that probably shouldn't matter, but still does, regardless.
In which I continue my thoughts on individualism vs. collectivism. This week we look through the lens of the story of Chris McCandless - better known as Into the Wild.
This week I examine the push and pull between individualist thought and collectivist thought. Topics include Transcendentalism, Confucianism, and Taoism.
Be it known throughout the Realm of Brandonia... Thursdays henceforth shall be for random higher-level thinking. "So What Do You Do?" Chances are, you're reading this either on your computer, tablet, or phone while your "on a break" at work. If I'm wrong, then... shut up and just imagine you're at your job. Maybe you … Continue reading Thoughts for Thursday: The Value of a Life