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Consciousness

The different aspects of our consciousness—our conscious thoughts, feelings, sensations, intuitions, etc.—provide us with our experience of ourselves and of the world around us. In fact our conscious experiences are our only awareness of ourselves and the world. This...

In Search of a Revelation

 In Search of a Revelation: An Essay in Spiritual Philosophy – available on Amazon/Kindle.   My Book:  My book presents the story of how I tried Religion (Lutheran Christianity) and then Science as philosophies to guide my life, but neither of them worked...

I Am An Ecology And So Are You

In 2007, the National Institutes of Health initiated the Human Microbiome Project, which is pursuing a census of all of the microorganisms that normally live in and on the human body. According to their findings, 90% of the cells in the human body are bacterial,...

If Time Is Real, Then So Is the Future

Let’s accept that time is real.  By that, I mean that the present doesn’t just emerge out of nothing and disappear into nothing. The alternative is pretty radical to contemplate.  If the alternative were true, then every instant would be a pure creation of...

Is Time Real?

Our question for today – “Is time real?” Most people who think about time think of it as something measured by a clock. What time is it?  Now it’s 12:08 pm and I have to be at my appointment at 1:00 pm, so I better hurry up. It gets more...