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Empiricism, rationalism… and bananas?

Empiricism, rationalism… and bananas?

“Man is a tool-using animal. Without tools he is nothing, with tools he is all” – Thomas Carlyle Two years ago, I received a fir from a friend, to serve as a Christmas tree. It was a gift, and a very nice gift indeed. Tall, wide, leafy, with a sweet smell of freshly cut resin. It was actually the upper tip of a larger tree that was harvested for timber, so that gave me a moral respite for not having the tree…

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Sentio, ergo sum

Sentio, ergo sum

I want to challenge you to a journey. It might be the most adventurous journey that you will take. And it might change your life. Just like most life-changing adventures, you might have stumbled upon this one by mistake. You took the right turn in life (and on the internet) and stumbled upon my humble blog. Or maybe it was a calling. A calling that all people seeking something more, something ineffable, have. Like a distant song into the wind,…

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