My decorating aesthetic is BOOKS

It's official. I give up. I give in. I surrender. MY APARTMENT IS OVERRUN BY BOOKS. I cannot even tell you how much time and energy I have devoted to keeping the books in my life contained to my bookshelf and a stack on my desk. HOURS. I have also spent mucho money mailing books…

My nemesis (IS MY HUSBAND)

I always thought of "nemesis" as someone who was more competition than anything. Someone who wants the same things I do, is going after them in the same sphere I am, and tends to get in my way. Then I listened to the "Overconfidence: Hubris and Nemesis" episode the Stuff to Blow Your Mind podcast…

Grad school thoughts (version 8,347,103)

I think I just live in an existential crisis. Perhaps I am who Sartre had in mind when he said we are condemned to be free?! Probably. He must have been thinking about me. I transcend the boundaries of space and time. Recently my pressing existential questions have been about academia. Do I want to…

OHPT: Thoughts on Divine Eternity (Chapter 7)

Goodness. This article was a roller coaster. Some great philosophy, some good theology, and some strange science denialism. I shouldn't be surprised when I come across science denial in this book (the assumptions and methods of science and theology being so different from one another), but it still surprises and saddens me nonetheless. But let's…