Category Archives: meta physics

Struggling with Grace

A friend recently told me he waited in line for gas for over 5 hours in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy. This was in the middle of his 13 days without power. Before I could finish voicing my sympathy he … Continue reading

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What If You Could Just Send Your Mind to Work?

How cool would that be: to just send your mind to work while “you” have plenty of time to do what you wanted. Let your mind toil away at work while you enjoy living your life. Sounds good, right? That’s … Continue reading

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“Afterlife Exists,” Says Top Brain Surgeon…The Spirits Agree

So a prominent neurosurgeon insists that the afterlife exists after waking from a coma. Makes sense to me. And I didn’t need to half die to tell you that. No…the spirits are constantly with me and tell me everything to do (I’m … Continue reading

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The Wheel That Turns with Ferociousness Unexpect’d

Here’s an excerpt from my 4th novel, La Llanta, which is actually a follow up to my first, After Delphi. La Llanta means “The Wheel” in Spanish and it is centered around the son of After Delphi’s main character. In … Continue reading

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Meeting “It” Halfway

One day I hope to be able to finally communicate – if only to one person – the darkness I have felt and seen: the “It”. There are few things that invoke It (solitude, sickness, certain music, dreams, remembrance of … Continue reading

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God: Proxy or Pure Energy?

I’d love to share an excerpt from my first novel, “After Delphi“. At this point the main character, Pontius, has had his life ruined by a desperate government leader. He is on the run, going mad and looking for metaphysical … Continue reading

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Delusions and Daliances – If I Trusted My Gut I’d Be Insane

Although some may disagree, I’ve been straying from my lunatic roots lately. So let me bring it back home with some delusions and daliances and consider:  What if this world was all for me? How do I know it isn’t? … Continue reading

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Beyond 558 – a teaser…

It was such a beautiful evening that part of me regretted the unimaginable anguish and suffering I was about to cause. But he had it coming; smart men don’t disobey the Authority. “What time is it?” I asked the idiot … Continue reading

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Contemplations of Strong AI as a Moral Entity and an Assertion Against Concurrent Intellectual Layers

I was thinking about politicians and intelligence yesterday, one of the more pure oxymorons you’ll ever come across, and I began wondering, “Would a strong AI eventually become corrupt?” My assumption is “possibly”, if it came to be in its … Continue reading

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Don’t Confuse the Soul with the Software (or the Self)

We are so fascinated with ourselves. We love to talk about our brains as if they are the most magnificent creation in the history of the universe. The human brain may be the most complex, extraordinary “thing” that we know … Continue reading

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