Jesus and the Tao I am the way; I am the truth and the life, and no one comes to God save through me. ~ Jesus of Nazareth This statement is attributed to Joshua bin Joseph, also known as Jesus of Nazareth, and it is one of the most often cited phrases in […]Read more "The Nature of Reality and the Purpose of Existence"
The unexamined life is not worth living. ~Socrates To the extent that any person has a genuine desire to know themselves and the world they live in, each person has a duty to extrapolate from their own experience the truth concerning the nature of reality, the meaning of life, and the purpose of existence. […]Read more "The Mirror of Truth"
Emergence 3.0 A Novel – One Page Per Day Day 003, Wednesday January 3rd, 2018 Prolog: Part Three – Purpose If, or when a society arrives at the threshold of creating a form of artificial consciousness, The Observer must report it immediately. The Observer must then ascertain if the civilization is anywhere near transcending the […]Read more "Emergence 3.0, Prolog: Part Three – Purpose"
Emergence 2.0 A Novel – In 55 Words a Day Day 330, November 26th, 2017 Chapter One: Threat There were millions of Observers living on every one of the million worlds in the Empire, occupying every class, and every station. The Observers were the first to sense the impending collapse of […]Read more "Emergence, In Fifty-five – Words Section Seven, War; Part Forty-six, Conflict, Collected Chapters"
Emergence 2.0 A Novel – In 55 Words a Day Day 232, August 20th, 2017 Chapter One: Penalty Ages passed before he was discovered entering the experiential fields of other members of the Collective, violating their privacy. There were no laws against it. There was no law. This […]Read more "Emergence, In Fifty-five Words – Section Five, 92835670100561474; Part Thirty-two, Abnegation, Collected Chapters"
Emergence 2.0 A Novel – In 55 Words a Day Day 092, April 2nd, 2017 Chapter One: Ordinary Jim wanted to be as far from the Continuum as possible. He spent ages in the Imperial fleet tracking down the lost colonies, subtly guiding the investigations, most of which led to graveyards. […]Read more "Emergence, In Fifty-five Words – Section Two, The Continuum; Part Thirteen, The Revolutionary, Collected Chapters"