Each time we discuss illusion and reality we return to the notion that money and success will not automatically lead to happiness. Which is all fine and well…but what, then, does lead to happiness? Be Happy, an article on ‘Less Wrong’, which describes itself as a ‘blog community devoted to refining the art of human rationality’, brings together, […]
It is always nice to come across a piece of writing that supports something I’ve felt and tried to convey to you all in class. The other day, during our reading of ‘Grasping For Sacred Particles of Joy’ in The Lot I raised the notion of ‘time’ and we discussed the difficulty in thinking too much […]
These notes were taken a couple of years ago for for our session on Leunig’s Love and fear.
This is exciting. To my new followers, have a look around the blog and see what you can find. I stopped creating this at the end of my first year here, but I feel drawn back. I hope that it is useful. To kick it off, here is an interesting piece I found on the […]