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On Religious Reconstruction within Paganism: A Methodological Defense

It seems the winds of argumentation within the blogging sphere have once more swung around to the topic of Pagan reconstructionism. Again people are regurgitating the tired rhetoric about the failings of the practice of reconstructionism; the apparent unyielding, archaic, attitude that reconstructionists have towards proper religious expression, their quality and countenance as individuals in public discussion and fora, and a seemingly inexhaustible list of other such critiques based on individual interaction. 1.844 woorden meer


Day Four - It's All In The Fine Print - Short Story

Day Four – It’s All In The Fine Print – Short Story.

I had this idea for a while, a guy notices a advertisement in the classifieds section of the paper and gives it a call, hoping what they are offering is what he is after. 1.705 woorden meer

365 Challenge

May 13, 1996 - Monday - 3:25 p.m.

Friday night, Marcus and I went to see Twister.  It was so cool.  The best thing I’ve seen this summer yet!  The two of us had fun.   240 woorden meer

No Rest for a Nobelist--Rudolph A. Marcus

Rudolph A. Marcus (1923–)
Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1992 “for his contributions to the theory of electron transfer reactions in chemical systems”

Marcus, the John G. 268 woorden meer


Marcus Life: the Meditations and Epictetus

I have recently summarized Frank McLynn’s take of how Marcus Aurelius got into Stoicism during his early formative years. I also mentioned that McLynn offers a highly critical and uncharitable view of Stoicism as a philosophy of life. 1.076 woorden meer


Marcus Life: how he got into Stoicism

It has been a while since I published my first thoughts on Frank McLynn’s biography of Marcus Aurelius. As you might recall, the initial impression… 724 woorden meer


May 6, 1996 - Monday - 2:30 p.m.

Marcus was here at the house when mom and I arrived yesterday.  On the way back we drove through a huge thunderstorm.  Lightning was everywhere. 91 woorden meer