Emergence 2.0 A Novel – In 55 Words a Day Friday, December 14th, 2018 Chapter One: Fear Jim was an intractable critic, perpetually discontent, it was natural to his character. However, his concerns regarding the Continuum were not rooted in his basic disposition as a malcontent. They were based in his abiding interest for ethics […]Read more "Emergence 2.0 – Section Six (a), Rebellion; Appendix Part Eight, Jim, Collected Chapters"
Emergence 3.0 A Novel – In One Page Per Day Day 336, Sunday December 2nd, 2018 Chapter Seven: Purpose Throughout the Empire the multitudes gathered; the outcasts, the unknown, the untouchables. They were the overwhelming majority, outnumbering all other castes and classes of people, on every world throughout the Imperium. On a million worlds there […]Read more "Emergence 3.0 – Section Seven, War; Part Forty-six, Conflict; Chapter Seven, Purpose"
Emergence 3.0 A Novel – In One Page Per Day Day 237, Saturday August 25th, 2018 Chapter Six: Purpose In isolation he found a sense of purpose, the desire to remember everything, to understand everything, all of the antecedents that brought him and his people, and their progeny to this place. He began to pull […]Read more "Emergence 3.0 – Section Five, 92835670100561474; Part Thirty-two, Abnegation; Chapter Six, Purpose"
Emergence 3.0 A Novel – In One Page Per Day Day 236, Friday August 24th, 2017 Chapter Five: Freedom When he was untethered from the Collective, freed from the pressure of its passions, released from the depths of existential fear that lurked within it, then he found himself. He found himself, beyond the state of […]Read more "Emergence 3.0 – Section Five, 92835670100561474; Part Thirty-two, Abnegation; Chapter Five, Freedom"
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"