This is not an argument for free will.
You can already find volumes of literature on free will vs. determinism. That
debate has been raging for a long time.
This is an exploration
At some point, science will create something as sophisticated as the human
brain, but with the computing power of a God.
When that happens, consciousness could appear, just like it did for us.
> Sanctuary: A sacred place; a place of refuge or safety; a place of peaceful
tranquility or introspection.
Not everyone struggles with modern life. Some people wouldn't change a thing.
But for those of
They call David Goggins the toughest man on Earth. He had something to say about
coddling in his acceptance speech [https://youtu.be/mJMwKQSovjo?t=251] for the
VFW Americanism award.
A conspiracy theorist was once a person who lurked on the fringes of society.
But now it appears they've broken into the mainstream.
One day, someone you know, maybe a dear friend, may
You know, I think it’s time for you to ruin your life. You’re clearly doing too
well, and you need to level the playing field for the rest of us.
They. Them. The roots of our discontent. The one’s responsible for our
misfortune. They are not like us. We are not the same.
This is “Othering.” It is drawing a hard line
"It’s not like anyone is going to read your useless garbage anyway,” my inner
critic tells me. Damn, that dude is mean. I’m just trying to write a decent
> “If you avoid conflict to keep the peace, you start a war inside yourself.”
— Cheryl Richardson
Constant tension with a hint of bitterness. That’s what it feels like to have a
What are your unusual habits? What are the things that only you do that drive
Instead of talking about the good habits everyone knows like journaling and cold
showers and working
Mandates and Metaverses and Tik Tok videos and capitol break-ins — and that was
America has been hurting for a while now, and our collective mental health is
hitting an all-time low
“Oh, you’re a spiritual person? Please.”
“Do you collect healing crystals? Do you know the zodiac signs? Do you make your
decisions based on a tarot deck?”
This is why I don’
You know that feeling you get when you see someone the same age as you, or
younger, doing better than you?
You probably put yourself through hell comparing yourself to others. We all
Shame is no joke.
The wounds from your childhood affect your behaviors, relationships, and ability
to feel any sort of positive emotion about yourself. Shame that goes unaddressed
can keep you from everything
Let’s not pretend that you don’t have to work hard to get what you want. You
need to burn brightly if you want to make it to your goal.