“The literal meaning of life is whatever you’re doing that prevents you from killing yourself.” ― Albert Camus Humans, cursed as we are to be so aware, can’t help looking back, far into the past in search of the beginning, and to looking forward, far into the future, in search of a pattern, a purpose, … Continue reading Meaning
I grew up with religion. I grew up in churches with stories about fate, and destiny, and every human’s part in God’s plan, but I don’t believe in that anymore. There is no purpose for any of us, not one we come into this world bearing anyway. It was a hard pill to swallow, but … Continue reading Five Minute Friday // A Purpose After the Fact
Where you come from is gone, where you thought you were going to never was there, and where you are is no good unless you can get away from it. Where is there a place for you to be? No place. Nothing outside you can give you any place,” he said. “You needn’t look at … Continue reading We are Nothing, and this is No Place, Enjoy!
Hello and happy Monday dear readers. I hope your weekend went well and I hope you are able to start the week off on the right foot. For the first time in a long time, I felt prepared for the work week ahead of time and I hit the ground running. It is strange to … Continue reading It is Important That You Know You are Important
Ever since I can remember I have been obsessed with death and the meaninglessness of life. Every so often, about once a year, it gets really bad and I just stop caring about anything. I am going through that right now. I find myself, asking myself, why? What does it all mean? Why go on? Why keep … Continue reading Oh Look, It’s Time For My Yearly Existential Crisis