As I recover from the pain from my very first kickboxing training session, I think about if I am materialist or idealist when it comes to life. Well what is pain? Is it a feeling? Is it reality? The “pain” I have is a feeling in my tense and sore muscles caused from getting physical … Continue reading Philosophical Vision: What Is Reality?
I'm trying to sit in the dark, Late at night, staring out at the stars, While sorting out my thoughts to write another poem. Yeah, it might sound like the same old song, But the pen and pad are the only things I can depend on. It's hard to have family and friends Who … Continue reading Navigating with a Notepad (Poetry)
If not joy, it shall be of annoyance, With the circular notion of this life. Like at a world’s end on a voyage, I’ll die without the title of one’s wife. But I rather have fortune through trials, Rather than fake value grown on trees. I’ve walked in these shoes, a million miles. I’ve come … Continue reading Sonnet #1 (Poetry)
We can pick at and debate about Socrates true meaning of his quote, “The unexamined life is not worth living”, for days, weeks or even maybe months. I have always been a complex individual always pealing labels off the front cover of anything that has come my way just to try and dig deeper than … Continue reading A Philosophical Vision: Socrates – "The Unexamined Life…"
Materialism is defined as, “a belief that only matter and its physical properties are real, while mind, thoughts and the like are simply manifestations of matter”. With that kind of definition, it would seem simple to be directed towards the materialist world, but nothing is just that simple in life. Everything falls in with each … Continue reading Philosophical Vision: Idealism vs. Materialism