Archive for January, 2015

Ex Machina Looks Great

Thursday, January 29th, 2015

I don’t watch many movies, but I really look forward to seeing this one when it comes to theaters.  Here’s the trailer.

A World Frozen In Time

Sunday, January 25th, 2015

A friend of mine sent me a video that was really moving.  It captures the life of a 93 year old man living in solitude in a remote log cabin out in the forest. At one point he mentions that life out there is the same as it was eighty years ago when he was a young […]

Ten Years Of Blogging

Saturday, January 24th, 2015

Wow, I just noticed that come this March, I will have been blogging for ten years!  That’s hard to believe. I don’t really know what to say. Today I found myself reflecting on all the years I’ve been blogging and then I asked myself why I’ve been at it for so long.  A lot of people […]

Wise Men and Gurus

Thursday, January 15th, 2015

When I was in my early twenties, I spent a lot of my time reading philosophy books.  I admired wise men and gurus and wanted to be like them.  That led me to write up a collection of my own wise sayings.  I’m rather embarrassed to share them with all of you.  Looking through this […]

Je Suis Charlie

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

A group of radical Islamist extremists went into the offices of the French newspaper Charlie Hebdo, killing twelve of their staff members.  Angry over a satirical cartoon depicting their prophet Mohammed, they armed themselves with AK-47s and gunned down all the cartoonists and several others while exclaiming, “God is Great” and “We have avenged the prophet”. […]